, Volume 19, Issue 1, pp 237–240

The golden langur,Presbytis geeiKhajuria: Its discovery, authorship, taxonomic status, and bibliography

  • H. Khajuria
Short Communications

DOI: 10.1007/BF02373243

Cite this article as:
Khajuria, H. Primates (1978) 19: 237. doi:10.1007/BF02373243


The article provides an appraisal of the present information available on the discovery, authoriship, and taxonomic status of the golden langur,Presbytis geeiKhajuria of Assam, India. An exhaustive list of 26 references so far published or in press dealing with this recently discovered species of exceptional beauty has also been provided. The length of bibliography shows the keen interest shown by various workers in the animal in a short period since its discovery in 1956.

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© Japan Monkey Centre 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Khajuria
    • 1
  1. 1.High Altitude Zoology Field StationZoological Survey of IndiaSolanIndia

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