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June 28th, 2013

Behind The Shot: ‘Hanuma langur and her young’ by Stefano Unterthiner – Thar Desert, India

Posted By David Alexander Willis
A young Hanuman langur playing with his mother on a cliff in the Thar Desert of India
A mother of Hanuman langur (Semnopithecus entellus) and her young are looking at my camera. I worked several weeks on that species during my assignment for National Geographic Magazine. Hanuman langur is the only primate, apart from human, that thrive in the harsh habitat of the Thar Desert of India, where temperatures can reach 50°C …