Bouvier's Red Colobus Monkey Spotted in Congo

April 19, 2015 8:49 PM

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Photos of an African monkey once thought to be extinct have proven that the species might not have died out after all.

The Bouvier’s red colobus had long been thought to be extinct, but two primatologists stationed in the Republic of Congo were able to snap photos of the monkey in March, at a swamp forest by the Bokiba River in the Ntoukou-Pikounda National Park. Originally, Lieven Devreese and Gael Elie Gnondo Gob...

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