Semnopithecus

Sem·no·pi·the·cus \ˌsem(ˌ)nōpə̇ˈthēkəs, -ˈpithə̇kəs\

Definition of Semnopithecus

  1. taxonomic synonym of presbytis

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Origin and Etymology of semnopithecus

New Latin, from Greek semnos revered, sacred (akin to Greek sebesthai to revere, feel awe) + New Latin -pithecus — more at sebastodes


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