Golden snub nosed monkeys grooming in a tree

Snub-nosed monkeys

There are four species of snub-nosed monkey in the genus, all native to China or Vietnam.

Scientific name: Rhinopithecus

Rank: Genus

Distribution

Map showing the distribution of the Snub-nosed monkeys taxa

The shading illustrates the diversity of this group - the darker the colour the greater the number of species. Data provided by WWF's Wildfinder.

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