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Equatorial Guinea

Equatorial Guinea is home to 1 taxon of Red colobus monkeys, the Piliocolobus pennantii classified as Critically Endangered according to the IUCN Red List.


Pennant’s Red Colobus, Bioko biodiversity protection program, Equatorial Guinea

The main threat to this species is poaching. Re:wild is working with our local partner to establish ranger and community patrols in the areas where Red Colobus density is highest. This is a critical action identified in the soon to be published park management plan which Re:wild has been advising on.

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