Definition of Macaque. Meaning of Macaque. Synonyms of Macaque

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Definition of Macaque

Macaque
Macaque Ma`caque", n. [F. See Macacus.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of short-tailed monkeys of the genus Macacus

Meaning of Macaque from wikipedia

- The macaques (/məˈkɑːk/ or /məˈkæk/) constitute a genus (Macaca) of gregarious Old World monkeys of the subfamily Cercopithecinae. The 23 species of macaques...
- The rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta), colloquially rhesus monkey, is a species of Old World monkey. There are between six and nine recognised subspecies...
- The ****anese macaque (Macaca fuscata), also known as the snow monkey, is a terrestrial Old World monkey species that is native to ****an. They are colloquially...
- The crab-eating macaque (Macaca fascicularis), also known as the long-tailed macaque and referred to as the cynomolgus monkey in laboratories, is a cercopithecine...
- The Barbary macaque (Macaca sylv****), also known as Barbary ape or magot, is a macaque species native to the Atlas Mountains of Algeria and Morocco along...
- lion-tailed macaque (Macaca silenus), or the wanderoo, is an Old World monkey endemic to the Western Ghats of South India. The hair of the lion-tailed macaque is...
- The Celebes crested macaque (Macaca nigra), also known as the crested black macaque, Sulawesi crested macaque, or the black ape, is an Old World monkey...
- The bonnet macaque (Macaca radiata), also known as zati, is a species of macaque endemic to southern India. Its distribution is limited by the Indian...
- The ****am macaque or ****amese macaque (Macaca ****amensis) is a macaque of the Old World monkey family native to South and Southeast Asia. Since 2008, the...
- The Yakushima macaque (Macaca fuscata yakui) is a subspecies of ****anese macaque that is indigenous to Yakushima Island (Kagoshima Prefecture). It is also...