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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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Sykes' monkey (Cercopithecus albogularis), also known as the white-throated monkey or Samango monkey, is an Old World monkey found between Ethiopia and South Africa, including south and east Democratic Republic of Congo.
The animals most frequently reported caught were blue duikers (Philantomba monticola), antelopes (Tragelaphus spp.), porcupines (Atherurus africanus), pangolins (Phataginus tricuspis), primates (Cercopithecus spp.), occasionally Giant pouched rats (Cricetomys emini), snakes (mainly Python sebae) and dwarf crocodiles (Osteolaemus tetraspis).
Identification of Mycobacterium genavense in a Diana monkey (Cercopithecus diana) by polymerase chain reaction and high-performance liquid chromatography.
The neuropathology of an infectious disease transmitted by African green monkeys (Cercopithecus aethiops).
In this regard, it is interesting that no zoonotic infections due to the two viruses most closely related to BV, HVP2 of baboons (Papio spp.) and SA8 of vervets (Cercopithecus aethiops), have been reported (with one probable exception [50]).
Pathology of experimental pneumonic plague produced by fraction 1-positive and fraction 1-negative Yersinia pestis in African green monkeys (Cercopithecus aethiops).
Chlorocebus aethiops, formerly known as Cercopithecus aethiops, is commonly referred to as the African green monkey, vervet, tantulus, savannah, or the grivet monkey.
The commercial Vero cell line (Vero ATCC[R] CCL-81[TM]) was obtained from African Green Monkey's (Cercopithecus aethiops) kidney and maintained in RPMI (Roswell Park Memorial Institute) medium supplemented with penicillin G (100UI m[L.sup.-1]), streptomycin (100mg/mL) and 10% fetal equine serum.
And numerous filiform papillae cover the surface of the lingual dorsum, seems to be similar in the tongue of Bradypus torquatus (Benetti et al., 2009), Myocastor coypus tongue (Unsal et al., 2003) and Macaca fuscata and Cercopithecus aethiopus tongues (Emura et al., 2002).