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Order Primates

Family Cercopithecidae

Scientific Name

Mandrillus leucophaeus

Thumbnail Description

They are semi-terrestrial, foraging mostly on the ground, but climbing trees to sleep at night

Size & Weight

Adults:

BODY-LENGTH: 70 cm (28 in)

WEIGHT: (Males) 50 kg (110 lb) (Females) 12.5 kg (28 lb)

Habitat

Rainforests

Distribution

Cross River State (Nigeria), southwestern Cameroon (south to the Sanaga River), Bioko Island

Diet

Herbs, roots, eggs, insects, small mammals

Reproduction

1 – 2 litters

Breeding Season

Unknown

Gestation Period

Unknown

Sexual Maturity

Unknown

Population

8,000

Lifespan

28 years

Speed

Unknown

Baby Name

Unknown

Home Range

40,000 km2

Group Name

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Groups

20 – 30 members (100 max.)

Behavior

Unknown

Conservation Status

Endangered

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