Grivet Monkey

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Scientific Name

Type
Mammal

Lifespan
Wild: 17 years
Captivity: 30 years

Size
17-19.5 inches body

Average Weight
6-9 lbs

Group Name
Troop

Group Size
10-30

Name of Young
Infant

We Eat:
We Live:
We Are:Common

Did you know?

  • The availability of a water source is of particular importance during the dry season. They often live near water so they can drink daily.
  • The availability of a water source is of particular importance during the dry season. They often live near water so they can drink daily.
  • They have cheek pouches for storing food. This is so they can gather food and bring it to a safer area to eat. They have many predators including snakes, leopards, lions, large birds of prey, and even humans.

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