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see monkeymonkey,
any of a large and varied group of mammals of the primate order. The term monkey includes all primates that do not belong to the categories human, ape, or prosimian; however, monkeys do have certain common features.
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A complete necropsy of the dead sooty mangabey was conducted, and full histopathologic and microbiological analysis was performed.
Variation in behavioral and hormonal responses of adult gray-cheeked mangabeys (Lophocebus albigena) to Crowned Eagles (Stephanoaetus coronatus) in Kibale National Park, Uganada.
Her novel study of infant-touching etiquette in the vervets and mangabeys adds them to the short list of animals known to have "markets" for baby fondling: Moms must be groomed for a sufficient time before they let the groomer touch the baby.
Isolation of an HTLV-III-related retro virus from macaques with simian AIDS and its possible origin in asymptomatic mangabeys.
The golden-bellied mangabey (Cercocebus chrysogaster) is absent in the northern SNP and north of the southern sector, occurring only in regions south of the Lokolo River (Inogwabini and Thompson in preparation).
The monkey, however, may not be a mangabey after all.
The area is also home to two rare and endangered primate species, the Crested Mangabey and the Red Colobus.
Here we describe natural MPXV infection in a sooty mangabey (Cercocebus atys) found dead in Tai National Park (TNP), Cote d'Ivoire.
Among these are: the sun bear and the wild boar found in Malaysia (Pasoh Forest Reserve), the agile mangabey found in the Republic of Congo (Nouabale Ndoke), and the greater grison found in Ecuador (Yasuni).
This means that even when a sooty mangabey is infected with SIV, some T cells can mostly avoid being killed by the virus.
Julie aims to study the rare, red-capped mangabey monkeys, while Guy's task is to keep house, utilising all of his survival experience.