Allen’s Swamp Monkey

These animals have webbing between their fingers and toes. They live in forests, and their diet consists of fruit, leaves, and small animals.


  • Scientific Name: Allenopithecus nigroviridis
  • Range: Zaire, Angola, and Democratic Republic of the Congo
  • Status in the Wild: Stable
  • Location in the Zoo: Wortham World of Primates
  • These monkeys are good swimmers and will dive into a river to avoid predators.