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The Hamadryas Baboon (Papio hamadryas), also called the Sacred Baboon, was a sacred animal to the ancient Egyptians as the attendant of Thoth. This baboon lives in the semi-desert, savannahs and rocky areas of Egypt, Ethiopia and Somalia. The Hamadryas Baboon is omnivorous and is adapted to its relatively dry habitat, eating anything from grasses and roots to insects and vertebrates. Phoenix Zoo, Phoenix, Arizona.
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