Science New, azure-buttocked monkey species discovered in Congo

A surprising discovery in a remote village in the Democratic Republic of Congo adds a new species to the monkey roster.

M. Emetshu. PLOS One, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0044271.g007.

A shy, brightly colored monkey species has been found living in the lush rainforests at the heart of the Democratic Republic of Congo, a find that utterly surprised the researchers who came upon it.