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
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Family: Cercopithecidae
Genus: Cercopithecus
Species: C. lowei
Binomial name
Cercopithecus lowei
Thomas, 1923

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. OCLC 62265494. ISBN 0-801-88221-4. 
  2. ^ Oates, J. F.; Gippoliti, S. & Groves, C. P. (2008). "Cercopithecus campbelli ssp. lowei". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 4 January 2009.