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Primate Crossword Puzzle

By Ray Hamel Wisconsin Primate Research Center

Monkey Game Puzzle

ACROSS

1. Cebus
7. Indolent
9. Nasalis ____ (proboscis monkey)
10. Needle-clawed bush baby genus
11. Madagascar primate
13. Troop leader designation
15. Baseball-playing chimp movie
18. Type of baboon
20. "Chimpanzee Politics" author
21. Social change
23. Type of guenon
24. First word spoken by an ape, in "Planet of the Apes" lore
25. Rhinopithecus ____ (black snub-nosed monkey)
28. Rhesus twin at the Oregon Primate Center
29. Hylobates ____ (black gibbon)
33. Howler genus
34. Gorilla's continent
35. ____ sportive lemur
DOWN

1. Kind of 11-Across
2. ____-faced leaf monkey
3. Kind of baboon
4. Prominent feature of the proboscis monkey
5. Signing gorilla
6. Callicebus
8. ____ talapoin monkey
12. Saguinus ____ (golden-handed tamarin)
14. "My ____ With The Chimpanzees" (Jane Goodall book)
16. ____'s bush baby
17. ____ hoot (chimpanzee vocalization)
18. ____ World monkeys
19. Historic period
22. ____ gorilla
26. ____ australopithecines
27. Grey ____ lemur
30. Ape on TV's "Sheena, Queen of the Jungle"
31. ____ monkey (Presbytis)
32. ____ forest
Solution:
CAPUCHIN.K.T...
O.U.H..O.OTIOSE
LARVATIS.K.T.O.
L.P.C..EUOTICUS
A.LEMUR......T.
R.E.A..M..ALPHA
ED.P.OLIVE.I.E.
DEWAAL.D.REFORM
.M.N.DIANA.E.NO
BIETI..S..R.G.U
.D......CLONE.N
CONCOLOR..B.N.T
.F.H.E.ALOUATTA
AFRICA.I..S.L.I
...M.F.NORTHERN