Gorontalo macaque

The Gorontalo macaque or Dumoga-bone macaque[2] (Macaca nigrescens) is a species of primate in the family Cercopithecidae. It is endemic to the island of Sulawesi in Indonesia.[1]

Gorontalo macaque[1]
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Suborder: Haplorhini
Infraorder: Simiiformes
Family: Cercopithecidae
Genus: Macaca
M. nigrescens
Binomial name
Macaca nigrescens
(Temminck, 1849)
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Gorontalo macaque range


  1. ^ a b Groves, C. P. (2005). Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M. (eds.). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 163. ISBN 0-801-88221-4. OCLC 62265494.
  2. ^ a b Lee, R.; Riley, E.; Sangermano, F.; Cannon, C.; Shekelle, M (2020). "Macaca nigrescens". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2020: e.T12568A17948400. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2020-3.RLTS.T12568A17948400.en. Retrieved 16 November 2021.


Captive female kept in Tandurusa Zoo