bonnet monkey


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bonnet monkey

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(Animals) an Indian macaque, Macaca radiata, with a bonnet-like tuft of hair
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Noun1.bonnet monkey - Indian macaque with a bonnet-like tuft of hairbonnet monkey - Indian macaque with a bonnet-like tuft of hair
macaque - short-tailed monkey of rocky regions of Asia and Africa
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Isolation and characterization of Leydig cells from adult bonnet monkeys (Macaca radiata): evidence for low steroidogenic capacity in monkey Leydig cells in contrast to rat Leydig cells.
The natural cycle of KFDV involves 2 monkey species-black-faced langurs (Semnopithecus entellus) and redfaced bonnet monkeys (Macaca radiata)-and various tick species (genus Haemaphysalis).
The slender long tailed monkeys of Asia, known as langurs, are being deployed at the various venues of the Commonwealth Games to fend off the common bonnet monkeys, which often cause trouble and are prone to attack in public places.