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Colobus Monkey at Lake Lagano, S. Ethiopia

Colobus Monkey at Lake Lagano, S. Ethiopia

I had seen these at Aragesh Lodge in Yirgalem in the morning, but they were shy. When we stopped at the Lake, there they were again ... and not shy at all. The name “colobus” is derived from the Greek word for “mutilated,” because unlike other monkeys, colobus monkeys do not have thumbs