Terai Grey Langur

Common Name: Terai Grey Langur
Scientific Name: Semnopithecus hector
Nepali Name: Terai Langur ( तराई लंगूर )
Size: 60-75cm (body)
Location: Chitwan National Park, Kathmandu, Nepal


These primates are a bit different then the Nepal Grey Langurs which are found in higher elevations. Terai Grey Langurs have longer tails and whiter longer whiskers in their cheek than the Nepal Grey Langurs. These Langurs are found in 63-1800m above sea level and generally in the terai belt of Nepal.