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  TSG Tapir Photo Collection: Malayan Tapir

Malayan tapirs occupy the rainforests and of Southeast Asia and Sumatra, Indonesia. They weigh up to 320 kg and can be up to 2.4 meters long. They are a threatened species.

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Malayan Tapir (Tapirus indicus)
Photographer: Betty Orians
Photo: mt_borians_649

Caption: 2004, wild Malayan Tapir, Taman Nagara National Park, Malaysia

Resolution:
w:2160
h:1440
color:RGB
DPI: 180
size:1.3 Mb
file type: JPG


Malayan Tapir (Tapirus indicus)
Photographer: Kae Kawanishi
Photo: mt-kk-uf3

Caption: Camera trap photo, 2000-?. Taman Negara National Park in Peninsular Malaysia

Resolution:
w:1462
h:1000
color:RGB
DPI: 300
size:956 K
file type: JPG

Malayan Tapir (Tapirus indicus)
Photographer: Kae Kawanishi
Photo: mt-kk-uf5

Caption: Camera trap photo, 2000-?. Taman Negara National Park in Peninsular Malaysia

Resolution:
w:1474
h:994
color:RGB
DPI: 300
size:2.04 Mb
file type: JPG

Malayan Tapir (Tapirus indicus)
Photographer: Kae Kawanishi
Photo: mt-kk-tpr3

Caption: Camera trap photo, 2003. Taman Negara National Park in Peninsular Malaysia

Resolution:
w:750
h:529
color:RGB
DPI: 150
size:136 K
file type: JPG
Malayan Tapir (Tapirus indicus)
Photographer: Wilson Novarino
Photo: mt-novarino-cam3

Caption: Camera trap photo, 2005. Wilson Novarino, unknown location

Resolution:
w:1042
h:1458
color:RGB
DPI: 72
size:192 K
file type: JPG

Malayan Tapir (Tapirus indicus)
Photographer: Carl Traeholdt
Photo: mt-traeholdt-2adults

Caption: Camera trap photo, 2005. Malayan tapirs come together to breed around May-June every year. This
is the only time when we manage to capture more than one individual in a
picture frame, Krau Wildlife Reserve, Malaysia.

Resolution:
w:1544
h:1024
color:RGB
DPI: 72
size:884 K
file type: JPG

 

Malayan Tapir (Tapirus indicus)
Photographer: Carl Traeholdt
Photo: mt-traeholdt-mombaby

Caption: Camera trap photo, 2005. Female tapir with young calf (shining eyes in the background), Krau
Wildlife Reserve, Malaysia.

Resolution:
w:1818
h:1228
color:RGB
DPI: 72
size:2 Mb
file type: JPG

Malayan Tapir (Tapirus indicus)
Photographer: Carl Traeholdt
Photo: mt-traeholdt-collaring

Caption: 2005, Carl Traeholdt collaring a captured Malayan tapir, Krau Wildlife Reserve, Malaysia.

Resolution:
w:480
h:640
color:RGB
DPI: 180
size:196 K
file type: JPG
 

 

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