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Zoo Temporarily Closed

As a precautionary measure against COVID-19, the Kansas City Zoo is temporarily closing beginning Wednesday, March 18More info.

Francois Langur

Fracios Langur


The Francois’ langur is native to southern China and north-eastern Vietnam. A folivore, this species of langur primarily consumes leaves and has a specially adapted stomach and salivary glands to break down tough fiber.  You can find our group of endangered Francois’ langur in the Asian section of the Zoo.