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Black and White Colobus Monkey

black and white colobus monkey

Introduction

Head-Body Length:45-70 cm
Weight:5.4-14.5 kg
Identification:The black and white colobus monkey is glossy black with a white face and callosities. It also has a U-shaped white mantle and a whitish tail.
Habitat:Forests, woodlands, wooded grasslands
Diet:Herbivore: leaves, fruit
Reproduction:A single young is born to a female at a time. Colobus monkeys can live for 20 years in the wild.
Troops contain 6-9 members.
Behavior:The black and white colobus is a very non-aggressive species. Social interactions include sitting together and eating as well as frequent grooming.
Status:No special status
Interesting Facts:Colobus monkeys have little or no thumbs

Geographic:Central Africa Date:1978-12 Subjects: Colobus
Colobine monkeys
Cercopithecidae
Monkeys
Primates
Mammals
Vertebrates
Chordata

KEY FACTS

Name black and white colobus monkey,Colobus
Origin Africa
Size 45-70 cm
Litter Size One Young
Life span 20 years in the wild and 23.5 years in captivity
Reproduction A single young is born to a female at a time. Colobus monkeys can live for 20 years in the wild
Weight 5.4-14.5 kg
Colors These primates have distinctive black and white colouration with long white fur on the back and tail. Babies are born pure white and gradually change to their adult colour as they get older

description of Black and White Colobus Monkey

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scientific classification

Kingdom – Animalia
Phylum – Chordata
Class – Mammalia
Order – Primates
Family – Cercopithecidae
Genus – Colobus
Genus Species – Colobus guerza

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