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Noun1.Cercopithecus - type genus of the Cercopithecidae: guenonsCercopithecus - type genus of the Cercopithecidae: guenons
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cercopithecidae, family Cercopithecidae - Old World monkeys: guenon; baboon; colobus monkey; langur; macaque; mandrill; mangabey; patas; proboscis monkey
guenon, guenon monkey - small slender African monkey having long hind limbs and tail and long hair around the face
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Chlorocebus aethiops, formerly known as Cercopithecus aethiops, is commonly referred to as the African green monkey, vervet, tantulus, savannah, or the grivet monkey.
2010) and represents one of the scarce refuges for endangered species like the red-bellied guenon Cercopithecus erythrogaster erythrogaster (Nombime et al.
Tambien se ha encontrado en primates de los generos lemur, Propithecus, Tarsius, Pithecia, Callithrix, Aotus, Saimiri, Cercopithecus, Colobus y Papio (DIOGO & WOOD, 2012).
This landscape configuration may increase the chances of hybridization, in part because of the risks associated with long distance dispersal that may be required to find conspecifics (see the case of Cercopithecus cephus and Cercopithecus nictitans in the Lope Reserve, Gabon; Detwiler et al.
Nonetheless, 12 Cercopithecus mona, 2 Cercopithecus sclateri, 8 Cercopithecus nictitans, and 5 pangolins were alive at the examination time.
Los genotipos IV, V y VI, representados cada uno por una cepa unica, han sido aislados de simios de los generos Aotus, Macaca, Cercopithecus y Saguinus (10,18,22,53).
For only the second time in the last 28 years, a new species of African monkey, Cercopithecus Iomamiensis, locally known as the lesula, has been discovered--in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
10) (Confusing the matter further, the genus cercopithecus now refers to guenons, an Old World monkey.
John Hart, del Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History (New Haven, Estados Unidos), al frente de un equipo en el que figuran nueve colaboradores mas, ha publicado en la revista PLOS ONE la identificacion de la nueva especie Cercopithecus Iomamiensis, de cuyos primeros ejemplares, conocidos como "lesulas", se tuvo noticia en junio de 2007 al explorar un area remota de la cuenca Lomami (Republica del Congo).
Three different cell types were used: human osteosarcoma cells (MG63 cells); transformed human epithelial cells derived from cervical carcinoma (HeLa cells); and transformed african green monkey kidney fibroblasts (COS-7 cells; Cercopithecus aethiops; gently provided by Prof L.
Species like bush back Tragelaphus scriptus, tree squirrel Funiscinrus pyrrhopus, patas monkey Cercopithecus patas, and tree hyrax Dendrohyrax arborea were populous and directly sighted (absolute density).