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2014-08-20 23:01:49

Go bananas with a free 12x8” monkey selfie canvas print courtesy of wildlife photographer David J Slater and global photo products company Picanova and support the Sulawesi crested black macaques Conservation Programme (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Go bananas with this free 12x8” canvas print offer from wildlife photographer David J Slater and global photo products company, Picanova. In a tit-for-tat move, Slater is offering the famous monkey selfie up for grabs for all – on a stunning...

2014-08-13 23:06:46

Rumble in the Jungle: Wildlife photographer David J Slater together with photo products company Picanova gives away canvas prints of his famous monkey selfie – for free. (PRWEB) August 13, 2014 Battle lines are being drawn; legal teams are going bananas. In the pre-match round of his impending legal battle with Wikipedia, wildlife photographer David J Slater is about to go one-up on the Goliath by giving away canvas prints of his now famous monkey selfie – at no cost. In a recently...

2013-01-24 09:57:35

Since at least the 1970s, the population of critically endangered Sulawesi black macaques living in an Indonesian nature reserve has been dropping. But a new study by researchers at the University of Washington and in Indonesia shows that the population has stabilized over the past decade. The findings, published in the January issue of the American Journal of Primatology, are from the longest ongoing survey of Macaca nigra and are among the first evidence that the monkeys may be in better...


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Celebes Crested Macaque, Macaca nigra
2014-04-10 14:28:21

The Celebes Crested Macaque (Macaca nigra), known also as the Crested Black Macaque, Sulawesi Crested Macaque, or the Black Ape, is al Old World Monkey that resides in the northeast of the Indonesian island of Sulawesi as well as on smaller neighboring islands. The skin and the hairless face is, with the exception of some white hair on the shoulder range, entirely jet black colored. The long muzzle with high cheeks and the long tuft of hair, or crest, at the top side of the head are...

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2007-01-01 14:09:38

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. It lives in the northeast of the Indonesian island of Sulawesi (Celebes) as well as on smaller neighboring islands. Its skin and hairless face is entirely black. This is with the exception of some white hair in the shoulder range. The long muzzle with high cheeks and the long hair tuft at the topside of the head are remarkable. The tail...

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mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.