Do apes and monkeys see the same colors as humans?

As far as scientists can tell, most primates see pretty much the same as people do.

However, many of the New World monkeys are an exception to that, —they don’t see red well, leaving their world colored with hues of blue, green, and gold.

do apes and monkeys see the same colors as humans
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