Saturday, November 7, 2015

Nadankanan Zoo - Vervet Monkey

Nadankanan Zoo at Bhubaneswar is one of great zoo in India. There are various animals and birds at the zoo. One among them is Vervet Monkey.



It has a black face with a white fringe of hair, while the overall hair color is mostly grizzled-grey. The males are ranging in length from about 50 centimeters and females are about 40 centimeters.




They are mostly herbivorous monkeys living mostly on wild fruits, flowers, leaves, seeds, and seed pods.

20 comments:

Margaret Adamson said...

Love the Monkey images. Have a wonderful weekend.

Marleen said...

They are really eye-catching!

rupam sarma said...

Lovely , First one Awesome

Liz Needle said...

Cute monkeys Rajesh. They are always my favourite spot at the zoo.

EG CameraGirl said...

A cute -looking monkey!

joshidaniel.com said...

that is a wonderful shot :)

Breathtaking said...

Hello!:) Nicely captured images of the monkeys.Enjoy your weekend

jandi said...

Vervet monkeys are very common in certain areas of south africa! They are fascinating to watch!

ifthethunderdontgetya™³²®© said...

Sweet critters, Rajesh!
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Pietro and Cynthia said...

Very nice pictures of the monkeys.
Happy weekend!

Linda said...

Nice monkey portraits! They look intelligent.

R Niranjan Das said...

Nice captures.

Jeevan said...

They look alike langurs! Great shots Rajesh

Sharon Wagner said...

They have quite the eye brows. Monkeys are a zoo favorite of mine as well.

indah nuria Savitri said...

looks like a fun place to visit...

Gunilla Bäck said...

Wonderful captures of the cute monkeys!

Gayatri Chopra said...

Wow! The vervet monkeys are really adorable. The close-up shots of these monkeys give a clear picture of their features. One of my passions is visiting zoos and thus your post has motivated me to plan my next trip soon to the Nadankanan zoo, Orissa.

Easwar Arumugam said...

awesome pictures nicely captured

Maniparna Sengupta Majumder said...

Very well captured... :-)

Bushra Muzaffar said...

This is such a cute pic