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Synonyms for colobus

arboreal monkey of western and central Africa with long silky fur and reduced thumbs

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Colobus fears that the price for milk could fall as low as just 4p per litre following the end of milk quotas in Europe from March 31.
The Jozani Natural Forest Reserve, located in the central east region of the island is home to the rare Red Colobus Monkey, endemic in Zanzibar.
Some chimp communities use sharpened sticks (spears) to catch Colobus monkeys on large hunting expeditions.
Colobus monkeys playing high in the treetops and leaping effortlessly from tree to tree.
There were two types of monkey - the friendly green vervet monkey, and the decidedly less friendly maroon-bellied, red colobus, which mainly hide high up in the trees.
Ziegler, "Estrogenic plant consumption predicts red colobus monkey (Procolobus rufomitratus) hormonal state and behavior," Hormones and Behavior, vol.
Vigilance in ursine black and white colobus monkeys (Colobus vellerosus): an examination of the effects of conspecific threat and predation.
NO MATTER how deep I am in the forest, the sounds of humanity seep through, reminding me that the Abuko Nature Reserve in The Gambia is at once a mosaic of habitats, a home for the endangered red colobus monkeys and various other species, and simply a tiny forest--smaller than Central Park in New York or Hyde Park or Hampstead Heath in London.
In this case, it was a group of red colobus monkeys in Uganda.
She has to move her troupe of colobus monkeys, but discovers that one of them has given birth to a stillborn.
She's tasked with moving her troupe of colobus monkeys but discovers that one of them has unexpectedly given birth to a stillborn baby.
Yes, there is game too - over 70 species including predators like the sly and elusive leopard, the golden cat, serval, genet and civet cats, and also colobus, grey-cheeked mangabey, blue as well as red-tailed monkey, mountain monkeys, golden monkeys, owl-faced monkeys, and even chimpanzees even - important for most visitors, but for me almost on the mundane side of things.
LIGHTS Z FANTASTIC Kids will marvel at colourful parades along Main Street FAIRYTALE 3Cinderella's castle is a familiar sight for Disney fans SPECTACULAR Z Tinkerbell on a parade float at Disney's Electrical Parade, and inset, an infant colobus monkey at Disney's Animal Kingdom
L-R: Head of BBC Wales Menna Richards and co-star James Corden both spoke warmly of Margaret John, best known as Doris (right) in Gavin and Stacey JAPAN An one-month Abyssinian Colobus baby is held by mother at the Nogeyama Zoological Gardens in Yokohama, near Tokyo SCOTLAND Victoria Primary School pupil Willow Hanley, 6, next to a 10ft Kelpie at the site where a pounds 43 million tourist attraction will be JAPAN Sumo wrestler Yamamotoyama is surrounded by reporters after he was questioned by sumo elders in an emergency meeting at the Ryogoku Kokugikan sumo arena in Tokyo
Along the way we saw colobus monkeys and trees scraped by the elusive elephants that dwell in Kilimanjaro's forests.