chacma baboon

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Noun1.chacma baboon - greyish baboon of southern and eastern Africachacma baboon - greyish baboon of southern and eastern Africa
baboon - large terrestrial monkeys having doglike muzzles
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Chacma baboons saw 121 body parts brought in as trophies, while there were 104 from leopards.
The team was curious about male violence and sexual intimidation in the chacma baboons living in Namibia in part because no one had ever witnessed a male baboon forcing a female to mate with him.
And in South Africa I have encountered Chacma Baboons, their southern counterpart.
Around 10 chacma baboons into the third-floor flat and wreaked havoc after one managed to the window open.
4"E), Eastern Province, Zambia, in 2009 and from 50 chacma baboons (P.
Cape Town's chacma baboons are a popular attraction and some visitors give them treats in order to lure them closer and take pictures.
Here, chacma baboons, conventionally framed as nonentities without rights, have suffered specifically at the confluence of speciesism and racism in apartheid history.
Chacma baboons are common throughout the country and have recently begun to move out of their natural habitats into urban areas, particularly the Cape Peninsula.
In the film, a troop of Chacma baboons can be seen delicately wading through the flooded Okavango Delta, where the Okavango River empties into the Kalahari Desert, as though they can't stand getting wet.
injected 6 wild-caught Chacma baboons (Papio ursinus orientalis) with pooled HBV-positive serum and analyzed the baboons for 52 weeks by using sensitive molecular techniques to detect evidence of transmission (16).
Over a six-month period in Tsaobis Leopard Park in Namibia, ZSL scientists followed troops of chacma baboons (Papio ursinus) on foot from dawn to dusk.