what is the largest type of monkey?



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    According to the San Diego Zoo, the largest type of monkey is the baboon, in terms of both length and total mass. The baboon typically measures up to 3.6 feet (1.1 m), and weighs up to 80 pounds (36 kg). In case you were wondering, the smallest monkey in the world is the pygmy marmoset, which weighs between 3 and 5 ounces, on average. 

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    The largest monkey in the world is the mandrill, which is a close relative of the baboon.  Males average 55-60 pounds, some can get up to 110 pounds.   Males also stand over 3 feel tall, and outweighs the females by 4 times.


    Below is a photo of the mandrill:

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