The natural habitat of the Mona Guenon is within the tropical forests of West Africa, However, This animal is capable of adapting to any forest environment. Therefore, special permits and licenses for the possession of this animal, is not considered an endangered species.
Released this Guénon lives in groups of up to 35 in tree regions. It feeds mainly on fruits, but sometimes feeds on insects and leaves.
Their weight is between 4 and 5 Kg. and they can live 30 years.