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6) Notice that this young de Brazza monkey's eyes point straight forward, an arrangement found in all primates. This allows for increased depth perception, very important for animals living in trees. Young monkey nurses from mother while looking toward camera.
Notes: Young monkey nurses from mother while looking toward camera.
Scientific name: Cercopithecus neglectus
de Brazza -- dih-BRAH-zah
Photo © by: Bertrand L. DePutte

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