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Zanzibar red colobus This picture was made on island Zanziba in the jungler.<br />
On the picture you can see Zanzibar red colobus.<br />
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Zanzibar red colobus

This picture was made on island Zanziba in the jungler.
On the picture you can see Zanzibar red colobus.

    comments (3)

  1. Please share some more contex, where was this taken? Do you know the species name? Posted 7 years ago
  2. This could be an infant Mona monkey or some other type of guenon, but the location would help, even if it is a zoo!
    Terribly cute!
    Posted 7 years ago, modified 7 years ago
  3. Looks like a red colobus monkey from Zanzibar, which makes sense regarding island next to Africa (Tanzania) Posted 7 years ago

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The Zanzibar red colobus is a species of red colobus monkey endemic to Unguja, the main island of the Zanzibar Archipelago, off the coast of Tanzania. It is also known as Kirk's red colobus after Sir John Kirk, the British Resident of Zanzibar who first brought it to the attention of zoological science. It is now classified as an endangered species and in the mid-1990s was adopted as the flagship species for conservation in Zanzibar. The population trend is still decreasing, and because this species.. more

Similar species: Primates
Species identified by WildFlower
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Uploaded Jan 30, 2015. Captured Nov 12, 2013 10:50.
  • Canon EOS 550D
  • 1/320s
  • ISO100