vervet monkey

(redirected from Chlorocebus pygerythrus)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to Chlorocebus pygerythrus: Cercopithecus aethiops

vervet monkey

a species of Old World monkeys found in Africa. One of a large group known as guenons and members of the genus Cercopithecus. Called also C. pygerythrus, C. lalandii.