guereza


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guereza

a type of colobus monkey (Colobus spp.) of which there are a number of species, all beautifully colored and dramatically marked. Will not survive in captivity.
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There were gigantic ferns, roaring mandrills, guerezas, colored toucans, and at snakes--as fat as the trunks of the trees whose crowns created an emerald canopy above Agnes's soul.
It spun in the air, drowned out the shrieking of the guerezas to penetrate the most sensitive place in Agnes's soul.