Classification
Kingdom - Animalia
Phylum - Chordata
Class - Mammalia
Order - Primates
Family - Cebidae

Monkeys

Ratings

Monkeys are found naturally in the jungles and forests of the Southern Hemisphere. There are two ways to classify a monkey, the old world monkey (Asia and Africa) and the new world monkey (South America).
Scientific Info
Scientific Name - Macaca Fascicularis
Type - Mammal
Diet - Omnivore
Size - 14-100cm (5.5-39in)
Weight - 0.1-30kg (0.22-60lbs)
Top Speed - 56km/h (35mph)
Life Span - 10-30 years
Lifestyle - Troop
Conservation Status - Least Concern
Appearance
Colour - Tan, Brown, Grey, Black, White, Yellow
Skin Type - Hair
Favourite Food - Fruit
Habitat - Tropical forests, grasslands and mountainous plains
Average Clutch Size - 1
Main Prey - Fruit, Seeds, Insects
Predators - Birds, Snakes, Wildcats
Distinctive Features - Long, agile tail and loud vocal calls

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