Cercopithecidae


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Related to Cercopithecidae: cercopithecoid, Cercopithecoidea
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Noun1.Cercopithecidae - Old World monkeys: guenon; baboon; colobus monkey; langur; macaque; mandrill; mangabey; patas; proboscis monkey
mammal family - a family of mammals
Anthropoidea, suborder Anthropoidea - monkeys; apes; hominids
catarrhine, Old World monkey - of Africa or Arabia or Asia; having nonprehensile tails and nostrils close together
Cercopithecus, genus Cercopithecus - type genus of the Cercopithecidae: guenons
genus Papio, Papio - baboons
genus Macaca, Macaca - macaques; rhesus monkeys
genus Colobus - a genus of Cercopithecidae
genus Nasalis, Nasalis - proboscis monkeys
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The Tonkean macaque, belonging to the Cercopithecidae family, is found in 4 protected areas in central Sulawesi (18); a few social groups live in 4 rescue centers in Europe, including in Italy, and in central America.
In this study, we focused on four distinct species of Cercopithecidae, silvered leaf monkey (Trachypithecus cristatus), dusky leaf monkey (T.
Family CERCOPITHECIDAE Macaca fascicularis NE LC (Long-tailed Macaque) B.
Nuestra revision revela la preponderancia de los estudios efectuados con primates catarrinos (familias Cercopithecidae, Hylobatidae y Hominidae).