Blue Monkey (Cercopithecus mitis)

The blue monkey is the most widespread forest guenon in East Africa — uniform dark blue-grey in colour except for its white throat and chest patch, with thick fur and backward-projecting hair on its forehead. The blue monkey is common in most Ugandan forests, where it lives in troops of between four and 12 animals and frequently associatd guenon, samango monkey, Sykes’s monkey and gentle monkey, and several races ar recognised.

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