pig-tailed macaque

or pig·tailed macaque

[pig-teyld]

noun

a forest-dwelling southeast Asian macaque, Macaca nemestrina, having a short, curled tail, colonized for animal behavior studies.

Origin of pig-tailed macaque

First recorded in 1930–35
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