Macaca fascicularis philippensis | Philippine Long-tailed Macaque


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Taxonomy & Occurrence

Philippine Long-tailed Macaque (M. f. philippensis) -- Islands of Balabac, Basilan, Biliran, Bohol, Busuanga, Camiguin, Catanduanes, Culion, Leyte, Luzon, northeastern Mindanao, Mindoro, Negros, Panay, Palawan, Samar and Sibuyan in the Philippines


Most of these 10 subspecies are isolated island populations.


IUCN Conservation Status



© Andie Ang

Johor, Malaysia

Seeing this Species

Long-tailed Macaques are among the easiest monkeys to see in the world due to their relatively larger distribution and higher numbers. They can be seen across Southeast Asia.



Angkor Wat and Angkor Thom


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Fraser's Hill, Pahang

Please see the page on Pale-thighed Langur for more information on this site.


Overlapping species: Greater Slow Loris, Southern Pig-tailed Macaque, Dusky Leaf Monkey, Pale-thighed Langur, Siamang, White-handed Gibbon


Batu Caves, Selangor


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© Adam Hermans

Angor Wat, Cambodia

© Adam Hermans

Lopburi, Thailand





Page Last Updated: 11 February 2019