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a troop of Barbary macaques, Middle Atlas mountains, Morocco
November 28, 2014

Monkeying Around

In Morocco’s Middle Atlas mountains, a Barbary macaque pauses for a snack after a bout of playing with other young members of the troop. Macaques eat anything: seeds, grass, young leaves, berries, even mealworms and reptiles.

See more pictures from the November 2014 feature story “Monkeys of Morocco.”

Photograph by Francisco Mignorance, National Geographic
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