Nasalis larvatus | Proboscis Monkey
Good spot: Bako National Park, Sarawak, Malaysia
Proboscis females and juvenilles lack the large nose
Seeing this Species
A large, semi-habituated group lives in Bako National Park. The park's extensive boardwalk and large swaths of beaches makes for spectacular primate viewing. If possible, visit at low tide and watch the proboscis wander through the surreal world of mangroves out of water.
The park is an easy trip from the Kuching, Sarawak, Malaysia.
The Kingatagan, Sabah
Despite the big stomach...
Page Last Updated: 25 January 2014