Allen's Swamp Monkey1
Allen’s Swamp Monkey1 ©commons.wikimedia.org

Order Primates

Family Cercopithecidae

Scientific Name

Allenopithecus nigroviridis

Thumbnail Description

It is thought to communicate with different calls, gestures and touches.

Size & Weight

Adults:

BODY-LENGTH: 45 to 60 cm

WEIGHT: (Males) 6 kg (Female) 3.5 kg

TAIL: 50 cm

Habitat

Swampy habitats

Distribution

Congo Basin, (Republic of Congo)

Diet

Fruits, leaves, beetles, worms

Reproduction

Unknown

Breeding Season

Unknown

Gestation Period

Unknown

Sexual Maturity

3 – 5 years

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

23 years

Speed

Unknown

Baby Name

Unknown

Home Range

Unknown

Group Name

Unknown

Predators

Raptors, snakes, bonobo

Sounds

Barking

Groups

Up to 40 members

Behavior

Arboreal, diurnal

Conservation Status

Least Concern