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Kampala : Uganda | almost 2 years ago  
A team of scientists says it has identified a new species of monkey in central Africa that had been known to the locals simply as lesula, a medium sized, slender animal that looks similar...
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      The New York Times | almost 2 years ago
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      Sydney Morning Herald | almost 2 years ago
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      io9 | almost 2 years ago
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      Canadian Broadcasting Corporation | almost 2 years ago
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      National Public Radio | almost 2 years ago
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