One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
A common African guenon with greenish-brown upper parts and a black face.
- ‘This remnant of the island's original canopy of rainforest is home to a large population of green monkeys which come and go as they please.’
- ‘Researchers tested their SARS vaccine on four African green monkeys, with another four in the control group.’
- ‘Savanna monkeys, or African green monkeys (Cercopithecus aethiops or Chlorocebus aethiops), are the most widely distributed nonhuman primates in Africa.’
- ‘Genetic tests indicate that the viruses came from chimpanzees, baboons, and an African green monkey.’
- ‘The virus appeared to have come from a set of green monkeys that had been captured in Uganda and sent to Europe for laboratory use.’
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