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Juvenile Vervet Monkey (Ceropithecus aethiops) Orphaned Vervet Monkey, in December 2014, near Windhoek, Namibia. Known as Blouaap, in Afrikaans. Africa,Chlorocebus,Chlorocebus pygerythrus,Geotagged,Namibia,Southern Africa,Summer,Vervet monkey,baby animals,juvenile,mammals,monkey,primate,vervet Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Juvenile Vervet Monkey (Ceropithecus aethiops)

Orphaned Vervet Monkey, in December 2014, near Windhoek, Namibia. Known as Blouaap, in Afrikaans.

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  1. Orphaned... I wish I could adopt it! Posted 13 days ago

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The vervet monkey , or simply vervet, is an Old World monkey of the family Cercopithecidae native to Africa. The term "vervet" is also used to refer to all the members of the genus ''Chlorocebus''. The five distinct subspecies can be found mostly throughout Southern Africa, as well as some of the eastern countries. Vervets were introduced to Florida, Texas, Alabama, Louisiana, Arizona, California, Ascension Island, Cape Verde, Barbados, Saint Kitts, Bermuda, Bahamas, Cuba, Jamaica, Haiti, Dominican.. more

Similar species: Primates
Species identified by Natalia Cara
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Uploaded Jul 31, 2016. Captured Jul 29, 2016 11:47 in Unnamed Road, Namibia.