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East African Colobus Monkey

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Colobus monkeys have no thumbs and their call sounds like a loud rattle. Male colobus monkey tend to be larger than the females weighing approximately 20 to 30 pounds. In captivity, black and white colobus monkeys have been recorded living into their 30's.  


Native to Kenya, East Africa and coastal and inland African forests

Lives at Audubon Zoo

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