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While there is no standard term for a baby monkey, it is usually referred to as an infant. Baby monkeys are helpless when they are born. In most species of monkey, the mother takes on the parenting duties when the infant... More »

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A baby monkey is called an "infant." Monkeys and apes are genetically close to humans, so sharing the same names for their young seems appropriate. All animals are given baby names at the time of birth. More »

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Due to the high demand for baby primates it isn't possible to obtain an infant capuchin monkey for free. The average price of a baby capuchin ranges from $6,000 to $8,500, depending on the area, breeder and the capuchin'... More »

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A baby monkey, like a human baby, is called an infant. Newborn monkeys can be classified as either Old World or New World, depending on their location. Old World monkeys are those born in Africa and Asia. Monkeys in Sout... More »

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A baby monkey is called an "infant." Monkeys and apes are genetically close to humans, so sharing the same names for their young seems appropriate. All animals are given baby names at the time of birth. More »

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While finger monkey is not a scientific term, and can refer to any monkey small enough to hold in one hand, the most common type of monkey called a finger monkey is a pygmy marmoset. Weighing an average of 3.5 ounces and... More »

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When monkeys are born, the babies are often a totally different color from the parent, helping the monkey community to better identify and care for the offspring. Baby monkeys are virtually helpless, so in order to trave... More »

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