Learn more about the Brown-headed spider monkey – with amazing Brown- headed spider monkey photos and facts on Arkive. Ateles. in New World Primates: Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior. ed. Warren G. Kinzey. New York: Aldine de Gruyter. MacDonald, D. The Encyclopedia of . PDF | On Dec 1, , Diego G. Tirira and others published Primates in Peril: Ateles fusciceps.

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Brown-headed Spider Monkey (Ateles fusciceps) ยท

The genus contains seven species, and seven subspecies. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology.


Disproportionately long limbs and long prehensile tails make them one of the largest New World monkeys and give rise to their common name. If she cannot find enough food for the group, it splits into smaller groups that forage separately. Extant species of family Atelidae.

Superfamily database of structural and functional annotation More Males tend to stick together for their whole lives. Wikispecies has information related to Black-headed Spider Monkey. atelees

Female spider monkeys have a clitoris that is especially developed; it may be referred to as a pseudo-penis because it has an interior passage, or urethra, that makes it almost identical to the penisand retains and distributes urine droplets as the female moves around. Fort Rickey Childrens Discover Zoo.

Black-headed spider monkey

In some areas Brown-headed Spider Monkeys may be hunted for food. They help the more independent young to cross by pulling branches closer together. Bourne,Geoffrey H. The tail measures 70 to 85 cm 28 to 34 in.

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Retrieved November 10, Archived from the original on February 24, Blog Friday 05 October Wildscreen With: Ateles fusciceps Brown-headed spider monkey Ateles geoffroyi fusciceps. White marlin Kajikia albida.


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Brown-headed spider monkey threats Due to its large size and the desirability of its meat, the brown-headed spider monkey has been hunted by fussciceps for centuries 6.

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The Pictorial Guide to the Living Primates. International Journal of Primatology. Journal of Human Evolution. Select the link destinations: The calls of the brown-headed spider monkey include a high-frequency whinny 9.

A mother carries her infant around her belly for the first month after birth.