Monkey pictures, videos, and facts-fun with monkeys
- A group of monkeys is called a troop, barrel, cartload, or tribe.
- Many monkeys are tree-dwelling (arboreal)
- Monkeys have flexible and limber shoulders and hips
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- The monkey is the 9th Chinese zodiac sign.
- Monkeys have the ability to express their emotions
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- The monkeys with the longest noses are called a proboscis. They are only found on the south of the continent of Australia and the island of Borneo.
- Most monkeys can survive in the wild for over 30-50 years.
- Monkeys can be loving, affectionate, angry, and fearful just like humans
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- Scientists identified a type of chimpanzee in West Africa as the source of HIV infection in humans.
- Most primates have hands and feet with ten fingers and ten toes.
- Humans share many of the traits of primates
- There are more than 260 species of Monkeys found in the world.
- Monkeys are classified as either an Old World or New World Monkeys
- Some species of monkeys have learned how to swim
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