Saturday, November 13, 2004


Any of about 20 species of widely distributed African monkeys of the genus Cercopithecus, family Cercopithecidae. Guenons are slim, graceful, quadrupedal monkeys with long arms and legs, short faces, and nonprehensile tails that are longer than the combined head and body length of about 30 - 65 cm (12 - 26 inches). Guenons are known for the beauty of their soft,