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Saint Louis Zoo welcomes baby monkey

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The Saint Louis Zoo welcomed the baby Colobus monkey on December 29, 2017. (Credit: Saint Louis Zoo) The Saint Louis Zoo welcomed the baby Colobus monkey on December 29, 2017. (Credit: Saint Louis Zoo)
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

The Saint Louis Zoo has welcomed the newest addition to the black and white Colobus monkey family.

The baby boy, who will be named by zookeepers at a later date, was born at the Zoo on December 29, 2017.

The newborn’s mother Cecelia, 18, has had experience raising newborns. The newborn male will join sister Willow, 1, and two brothers Ziggy and Simon, ages 2 and 3, as well as their half sister, Binti, age 4.  

The baby and his family can be seen at the Primate House during regular zoo hours.

For more information on Colobus monkeys click here.

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