De Brazza's Monkey at Twycross Zoo.

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G Lokey on April 5, 2012

This is an Old World monkey endemic to the wetlands of central Africa. Locally known as swamp monkeys they owe their name to the Italian-French explorer Pierre De Brazza. The monkey ranges across the swamps, bamboo and dry mountain forests of Angola, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo, Equitorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Sudan, Uganda and Kenya.

david g Johnson on April 19, 2012'endemic'... Prevalent in or peculiar to a particular locality, region, or people: ...Geoff..stop using words wot I don't understand...I had to look it up...

G Lokey on April 19, 2012

Yeah, Dave, got it from Wiki!!! GL

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  • Uploaded on April 5, 2012
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    by G Lokey
    • Camera: SONY DSC-H20
    • Taken on 2012/04/02 13:31:05
    • Exposure: 0.017s (1/60)
    • Focal Length: 6.30mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO80
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