Pan troglodytes verus


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Noun1.Pan troglodytes verus - masked or pale-faced chimpanzees of western AfricaPan troglodytes verus - masked or pale-faced chimpanzees of western Africa; distantly related to the eastern and central chimpanzees; possibly a distinct species
chimp, chimpanzee, Pan troglodytes - intelligent somewhat arboreal ape of equatorial African forests
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To measure the chimpanzee mutation rate, McVean and his colleagues sequenced the genomes of a three-generation family of nine captive Western chimpanzees, Pan troglodytes verus.
Savanna chimpanzees, Pan troglodytes verus, hunt with tools.
Ivory Coast, thought to be one of the last strongholds for the species pan troglodytes verus was believed to be home to between 8,000 and 12,000 chimps.