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Angolan Talapoin
Miopithecus talapoin
Information
Common Name Southern Talapoin
Range Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Primates
Family Cercopithecidae
Genus Miopithecus
Species Miopithecus talapoin
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Angolan talapoin (Miopithecus talapoin), also known as the Southern talapoin, is a species of Old World monkey in the Cercopithecidae family. It is found in riparian habitats in Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Unlike the related Gabon talapoin, the angolan talapoin has blackish (not flesh-coloured) ears and facial skin down to around the nostrils.

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