Lowe's mona monkey

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Lowe's mona monkey[1]
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Lowe's mona monkey in Mole Game Reserve, Ghana
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Suborder: Haplorhini
Infraorder: Simiiformes
Family: Cercopithecidae
Genus: Cercopithecus
C. lowei
Binomial name
Cercopithecus lowei
Thomas, 1923

The Lowe's mona monkey (Cercopithecus lowei) is an Old World monkey in the family Cercopithecidae found from the Ivory Coast to Ghana.[1] It was previously classified as a subspecies of Campbell's mona monkey C. campbelli.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Groves, C.P. (2005). Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. (eds.). Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. ISBN 0-801-88221-4. OCLC 62265494.
  2. ^ Oates, J. F.; Gippoliti, S. & Groves, C. P. (2016). "Cercopithecus lowei". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2016: e.T136931A92367125. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-1.RLTS.T136931A92367125.en. Retrieved 12 January 2018.