Monthly Archives: October 2013

The Francois Langur

Order: Primate Suborder: Anthropoidea Family: Cercopithecidae Subfamily: Colombinae Genus: Trachypithecus (formerly Presbytis) Species: Francoisi Trachypithecus francoisi, better known as the Francois Langur can be found in Southeatern Asia: from Southeastern China to Central Laos and Vietnam. They tend to be … Continue reading

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Black and White Colobus Monkey

The Black and White Colobus Monkey is an Old World Monkey species that belongs to the Cercopithecidae family. The species is known for its ‘beautiful’ black fur that is contrasted exquisitely by a white mantle that hangs extensively off its back side, … Continue reading

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The Cotton Top Tamarin

  Saguinus oedipus, or more commonly known as the cotton top tamarin is a New World primate that belongs to the Callitrichidae family. The cotton top tamarin can be found climbing and jumping through the tree tops of tropical forests in … Continue reading

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