This species has cheeks to carry food. The body mass of adult males is 10-14 kg and females range from 5 to 11 kg. This species has a relatively short tail compared to other apes. The face is devoid of hair.
The Asian monkey in found countries such as Bangladesh, Bhutan, Burma, Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.
This species of monkeys eat leaves, buds, insects, fruits and grains.