Hanuman langur (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)
List Words : Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne | 10 February

Photo gallery: 11 close-up and captivating faces of Sri Lanka's wildlife

From colourful reptiles to fang-baring monkeys, catch a glimpse of Sri Lanka's extensive wildlife with these intimate photos that capture them in character

Kangaroo lizard (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Kangaroo lizard (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Elephants fighting (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Elephants fighting (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

A jackal creeps through Yala National Park (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

A jackal creeps through Yala National Park (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Purple-faced leaf monkey (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Purple-faced leaf monkey (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Kithulgala spider (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Kithulgala spider (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Hanuman langur (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Hanuman langur (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Spinner dolphin (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Spinner dolphin (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Black-lipped lizard (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Black-lipped lizard (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Sloth bear (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Sloth bear (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Kangaroo lizard (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Kangaroo lizard (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Sambar deer (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)

Sambar deer (Gehan de Silva Wijeyeratne)