'Semnopithecus melalophas' [Mitred leaf monkey] William Home Lizars
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'Semnopithecus melalophas' [Mitred leaf monkey]
Zoological study of the Mitred Leaf Monkey or Sumatran Surili Presbytis melalophos. Shown in profile and on all fours against a mountainous landscape. Plate 8 from The natural history of monkeys, by Sir William Jardine (Edinburgh, 1833) The Naturalist's Library. Mammalia. Vol.1. Referred to in the text as "The Simpai". The plate is inscribed: "PLATE 8. SEMNOPITHECUS MELAOPHAS Lizars sc."
Original: etching. 1833
- Image reference: RS-10177
- The Royal Society
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