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Red-tailed monkey

Cercopithecus ascanius


The red-tailed monkey, black-cheeked white-nosed monkey, red-tailed guenon, redtail monkey, or Schmidt's guenon (Cercopithecus ascanius) is a species of primate in the Cercopithecidae family. The red-tailed monkey is usually black, red, or orange.


It is found in Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, and possibly Burundi.

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Central 2, Uganda

Spotted on Jul 27, 2010
Submitted on Nov 30, 2014

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