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Monk Saki
2006-12-28 13:45:42

The Monk Saki, Pithecia monhachus, is a species of saki monkey, a type of New World monkey. It is from South America. It is found in Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. It can grow up to be 14.57 to 18.9 inches (37 to 48 cm) long and weigh about 3.3 to 6.61 lbs (1.5 to 3 kilograms). The tail can be up to 15.75 to 19.68 inches (40 or 50 centimeters) long. It usually lives in groups of three of...

White-faced Saki
2006-12-28 13:42:35

The white-faced saki (Pithecia pithecia), also known as the Guianan Saki and the golden-faced saki, is a species of saki monkey. It is a type of New World monkey. It is found in Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, and Venezuela. This monkey mostly feed on fruits, but also nuts, seeds, and insects.

Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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