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Wolf's Guenon

Cercopithecus wolfi

NATURAL HABITAT
The Wolf's Guenon is found in lowland rainforests and swamp forests.

DIET
IN THE WILD – Fruit, leaves, nectar and insects
IN THE ZOO – Fruit, vegetables, greens and leaf eater biscuits

FASCINATING FACTS

  • Have pouches in cheeks to hide food from others.
  • Named after the man who discovered them, Dr. Ludwig Wolf.
  • Use up to seven distinct verbal calls to communicate.
  • Stomp branches, toss leaves, show teeth and more to communicate thoughts.
  • Serve as pollinators for certain rainforest trees in the wild because diet consists of nectar.