Pictures of endangered animals for Threatened Species Day
Mongabay seeks to raise interest in and appreciation of wild lands and wildlife, while examining the impact of emerging trends in climate, technology, economics,and finance on conservation and development.
A gelada baboon (Theropithecus gelada) - babouin gelada - infant playing with dried grass, Simien Mountains National Park, Ethiopia Picture: Anup Shah and Fiona Rogers
Branching out into pole dancing, the new King of the Swingers
I do not like primates. So shoot me! ~ A young gorilla called Bangui gets into the groove on top of a pole in front of his appreciative audience
Monkey Family - Daddy looking on as the Mother tends to her baby! a very tender moment!
Oakland: Gibbons find true love at the Oakland Zoo
Precious Moments: Cute Javan Monkey A mother's love
(Look at the baby's mini-moustache!)The emperor tamarin is a small species of monkey found in the forests of south America. The emperor tamarin was named because of its elegant white beard, which is thought to resemble the German emperor Wilhelm ll.
Gray-shanked douc langur - native to the Vietnamese provinces of Quảng Nam, Quảng Ngãi, Bình Định, Kon Tum, and Gia Lai, total population is estimated at 550 to 700 (classified as Critically Endangered (CR) by the IUCN Red List)
"Just sitting around" Black-handed spider monkey at zoo Karlsruhe.