TITLE

Mohawk Monkey Discovered

PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;9/23/2005, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers information on the highland mangabey money, discovered by scientists in Tanzania. Behavioral characteristics of the monkeys.
ACCESSION #
18338164

 

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