Animal Size

L’Hoest’s monkey size: How big do they get?

How big does a L’Hoest’s monkey get? Here is an overview over the average adult age:

A grown L’Hoest’s monkey (Cercopithecus lhoesti) reaches an average size of 51 cm (1′ 9″).

When born, they have an average size of 0 cm (0′ 0″). Usually, they reach an age of 16 years. A full-grown exemplary reaches roughly 5.31 kg (11.72 lbs). A L’Hoest’s monkey has 1 babies at once. The L’Hoest’s monkey (genus: Cercopithecus) is a member of the family Cercopithecidae.

As a reference: Humans reach an average body size of 1.65m (5′ 5″) while carrying 62 kg (137 lbs). A human woman is pregnant for 280 days (40 weeks) and on average become 75 years old.

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L’Hoest’s monkey (Allochrocebus lhoesti) or mountain monkey, is a guenon found in the upper eastern Congo basin. They mostly live in mountainous forest areas in small, female-dominated groups. They have a dark coat and can be distinguished by a characteristic white beard.

Animals of the same family as a L’Hoest’s monkey

We found other animals of the Cercopithecidae family:

Animals with the same size as a L’Hoest’s monkey

Not that size really matters, but it makes things comparable. So here are a couple of animals that are as big as L’Hoest’s monkey:

Animals with the same litter size as a L’Hoest’s monkey

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a L’Hoest’s monkey:

Animals with the same life expectancy as a L’Hoest’s monkey

Completely different animals, but becoming as old as a L’Hoest’s monkey:

Animals with the same weight as a L’Hoest’s monkey

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Cercopithecus lhoesti: