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Vervet monkey

FACT FILE:
Swahili Name: Tumbili
Scientific Name: Cercopithecus aethiops
Size: 18 to 26 inches
Weight: 7 to 17 pounds
Lifespan: 24 years in captivity
Habitat: Woodland, savanna and high bush
Diet: Omnivorous
Gestation: 1/2 months
Predators: Leopard, eagle

We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.  – Stephen Hawking

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