kipunji

(redirected from Lophocebus kipunji)

kipunji

(kɪˈpʌndʒɪ)
n
an arboreal Old World monkey found in E Africa
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They classified the shy animal as a mangabey, a type of primate, and gave it the species name Lophocebus kipunji.
Last year, the rare, reclusive monkey was classified as a mangabey and named Lophocebus kipunji (SN: 5/21/05, p.
The monkey species, now called the highland mangabey or Lophocebus kipunji, has turned up at locations in southern Tanzania 370 kilometers apart.