Diversity, Abundance and Composition of Non Human Primates

DOWNLOAD FULL TEXT DIVERSITY, ABUNDANCE AND COMPOSITION OF NON HUMAN PRIMATES IN DUMRAON, BIHAR Suday Prasad Bihar Agricultural University, Bhola Paswan Shastri Agricultural College,  Purnea-854302, (Bihar) India, Email: sudayprasad@yahoo.co.in Wild animals, which langurs and macaques are important group’s of primates. Gray langurs are popularly known as entellus or hanuman langur, which are scientifically named as Semnopithecus entellus. The diversity, composition and temporal distribution of non human primate’s species in Dumraon were studied during January, 2013 to December, 2014. We had Read More …

STATUS, POPULATION SIZE AND CONSERVATION OF RHESUS MONKEY, MACACA MULATTA (ZIMMERMAN, 1780) IN DUMRAON, BIHAR, INDIA

Suday Prasad, Reyaz Ahmad and M. B. Thakur Veer Kunwar Singh College of Agriculture, Dumraon – 802136 Bihar, India (Email: sudayprasad@yahoo.co.in)Received: 20-09-2018 Accepted: 01-11-2018 AbstractDumraon is one of the oldest municipalities of Bihar and one of India’s oldest princely states. Among mammals, Rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) is one of the best-known species of old world monkeys. There are numerous populations of non-human primates (M. mulatta) living around the Rajgardh fort Dumraon, Buxar (Bihar). However, presently they are losing conservational support with rapid increases Read More …