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Red-shanked douc Hi Vong

This small, charming fellow Hi Vong (his name stands for the Vietnamese word “hope”) – was born 5 March 2007 in Cologne Zoo. The red-shanked douc got this penetratingly wise stare. I’m convinced they are wise-futuristic-space-aliens – not really; well; maybe ;o)? The doucs consist of three species of the genus Pygathrix. They are Southeast Asian Old World monkeys and…

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