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Monkey born at St. Louis Zoo named 'Ziggy' as a nod to Bowie

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Ziggy, a black and white Guereza colobus, was born at the zoo’s Primate House on January 10. (Credit: St. Louis Zoo) Ziggy, a black and white Guereza colobus, was born at the zoo’s Primate House on January 10. (Credit: St. Louis Zoo)
Ziggy, a black and white Guereza colobus, was born at the zoo’s Primate House on January 10. (Credit: St. Louis Zoo Ziggy, a black and white Guereza colobus, was born at the zoo’s Primate House on January 10. (Credit: St. Louis Zoo
Ziggy, a black and white Guereza colobus, was born at the zoo’s Primate House on January 10. (Credit: St. Louis Zoo) Ziggy, a black and white Guereza colobus, was born at the zoo’s Primate House on January 10. (Credit: St. Louis Zoo)

ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – The St. Louis Zoo welcomed its newest resident earlier this month.

Ziggy, a black and white Guereza colobus, was born at the zoo’s Primate House on January 10.

Ziggy’s name is a nod to David Bowie, who died the day the colobus monkey was born.

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