Near threatened

Japanese Macaque

Macaca fuscata

Japanese Macaque

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“Has cheek pouches for storing food! The females are actually very picky when choosing a mate, as they will not mate with a male Japanese Macaque that they have mated with in the past few years, to prevent interbreeding within the troop.

Scientific Classification

KINGDOM

Animalia

PHYLUM

Chordata

CLASS

Mammalia

ORDER

Primates

FAMILY

Cercopithecidae

GENUS

Macaca

Location

Japan

Mammal

Omnivore

Habitat

Terrestrial, Forest

Food

Fruit, Young Leaves, Seeds

Threat

Poaching
Habitat Destruction
Invasive Species Introduction
Disease

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