What are some unusual monkeys?

Among the more unusual monkeys are the large and strikingly coloured African drills and mandrills, the proboscis monkey of Borneo, and the rare and bizarre snub-nosed monkeys of China and Vietnam. The Old World monkeys are divided into two subfamilies: Cercopithecinae and Colobinae.

What is a group of monkeys called?

A group of monkeys may be commonly referred to as a tribe or a troop. Two separate groups of primates are referred to as "monkeys": New World monkeys (platyrrhines) from South and Central America and Old World monkeys ( catarrhines in the superfamily Cercopithecoidea) from Africa and Asia.

Why is Wukong called a stone monkey?

Wukong was given this name once he ascended to Buddhahood at the end of the Journey to the West. This name is also mentioned during the traditional Chinese Buddhist evening services, specifically during the eighty-eight Buddha's repentance. "Intelligent Stone Monkey."

Who are the ape monkeys?

His fellow spiritual primates are the Six-Eared Macaque ( 六耳獼猴) (who is one of his antagonists in the main storyline), the Red-Bottomed Horse Monkey ( 赤尻馬猴 ), and the Long-Armed Ape Monkey ( 通臂猿猴) (neither of who make actual appearances, only mentioned in passing by the Buddha ). The powers and abilities of each are equal to that of the others.