Sulawesi Macaque

These macaques have large cheek pouches that can hold a considerable amount of food. They can also use their powerful jaws as a nutcracker.

The Sulawesi macaque is critically endangered. Much of its forest home has been destroyed and it is also hunted for its meat.

Asia

At A Glance

Habitat

Lowland tropical forests and scrubland

Diet

Fruits, vegetation, insects, eggs, and farmed crops

Location

Indonesia