Definitions for macaca mulatta
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rhesus, rhesus monkey, Macaca mulatta(noun)
of southern Asia; used in medical research
U.S. National Library of Medicine
A species of the genus MACACA inhabiting India, China, and other parts of Asia. The species is used extensively in biomedical research and adapts very well to living with humans.
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