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Order Primates

Family Cercopithecidae

Scientific Name

Cercopithecus kandti

Thumbnail Description

They often sleep in small subgroups of four, at the top of bamboo plants.

Size & Weight

Unknown

Habitat

Highland forest

Distribution

Virunga volcanic mountains of Central Africa, Mgahinga, south-west Uganda, north-west Rwanda, Virunga, Kahuzi-Biéga, eastern Democratic Republic of Congo

Diet

Young bamboo leaves, fruits, bamboo branchlets, bamboo shoots, invertebrates, flowers, shrubs

Reproduction

Unknown

Breeding Season

Unknown

Gestation Period

Unknown

Sexual Maturity

Unknown

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Speed

Unknown

Baby Name

Unknown

Home Range

Unknown

Group Name

Troops

Predators

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Groups

30 members (62 max.)

Behavior

Diurnal

Conservation Status

Endangered

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