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.
  • Visitors in 2016
    Visitors in 2016

    234,000

  • CAMPERS IN 2016
    CAMPERS IN 2016

    2,600

  • CREATURES CARED FOR
    CREATURES CARED FOR

    400