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Nonnative Monkeys

Common Name Scientific Name First Observed Introduction Status

Vervet Monkey

Chlorocebus pygerythrus

1950s Research Facility Established

Crab-eating Macaque

Macaca fasicularis

1990s Research Facilty Extirpated

Rhesus Macaque

Macaca mulatta

1930s Tourism Industry Established

Squirrel Monkey

Saimiri sciureus

1940s Tourism Industry Extirpated