Campbell’s Mona Monkey, Cercopithecus campbelli

Campbell’s mona monkey (Cercopithecus campbelli) is a primate that can be found in many areas including the Ivory Coast, Ghana, Senegal, and Liberia. Its other common names include Campbell’s monkey and Campbell’s guenon. In 2009, studies revealed that this monkey might have advanced communication skills. It previously held Lowe’s mona monkey as a subspecies. Campbell’s mona monkey appears on the IUCN Red List with a conservation status of “Least Concern”.

Image Caption: Lowe’s Mona Monkey. Credit: Peter A Strong/Wikipedia(CC BY-SA 3.0)