Gallery description : pictures of vervet monkeys

The average weight is 3.5kg - 5kg (7lbs - 10lbs). Vervet Monkey inhabits riverine acacia forests. It has a fur skin type. The preferred food type is omnivore. Vervet Monkey which scientific name is chlorocebus pygerythrus is usually 46cm - 66cm (17.9in - 25.7in). The top speed it can reach is 45kph (30mph). The life span is 12 - 24 years.

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Facts about vervet monkeys
NameVervet Monkey
Average Litter Size1
Common NameVervet monkey
Conservation StatusLeast concern
LifestyleDiurnal
Top Speed45kph (30mph)
Life Span12 - 24 years
Size (L)46cm - 66cm (17.9in - 25.7in)
OrderPrimates
HabitatRiverine acacia forests
ClassMammalia
Skin TypeFur
Scientific NameChlorocebus pygerythrus
KingdomAnimalia
DietOmnivore
FamilyCercopithecidae
GroupMammal
ColourOlive, grey, brown, black, silver
PreyLeaves, fruits, insects
PredatorsLeopard, serval, crocodile
PhylumChordata
GenusChlorocebus
Weight3.5kg - 5kg (7lbs - 10lbs)
Image Details
Description Pictures of vervet monkeys. wildlife conservation volunteers with baby vervet monkeys
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Heigh 778 pixels
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