The Monkeys, Costa Rica 2016, #17

When here we always spend some time watching the whiteface monkeys. Some people call them the “capuchin” monkey, because they supposedly look like capuchin monks.

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“Monge Capuchinho”, painted in 1874 by the Brazilian artist, José Ferraz de Almeida, Junior.

I don’t see the resemblance.

But here we are out on the trail, and there they are….

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There’s a group of these that lives around Dos Rios.

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They cruise around all day, looking for things to eat.

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They’re not regular of habit, but if you spend time in the woods, you’ll see them.

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Who’s observing who?

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Life in the trees.

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