African Monkey Rungwecebus kipunji (image) National Evolutionary Synthesis Center (NESCent) Caption A shy tree-dwelling monkey with a black face and long brown fur, the kipunji (key-POON-jee) was unknown to science until 2003, when it was discovered in a remote region of southern Tanzania. Credit Photo courtesy of Tim Davenport. For additional images please contact Davenport directly. Usage Restrictions None Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.