Gray’s Crowned Guenon

Cercopithecus pogonias grayi

Living in social groups led by a single male, guenons rely on their colorful coats and vocalizations to communicate with each other.  Specially adapted for life in the trees, guenons rarely come down to the ground.

Fact File

where to see themWhere to see them: Gorilla World
lengthLength: Up to 1.5 ft
weightWeight: 6.4 to 9.5 lbs
life expectancyLife Expectancy: 20 yrs
habitatHabitat: Forest
dietDiet: Fruit, leaves, shoots, insects, and crops