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Spider Monkeys (Cambridge Studies in Biological & Evolutionary Anthropology)

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Spider monkeys cast a distinct morphological silhouette – long scrawny arms and a snaky prehensile tail arching from a narrow pot-belly torso, topped by a small round head and blunt face. The commitment of this relatively large-bodied platyrrhine to a large-tree, upper canopy milieu and to ripe fruit foraging is seen throughout its skeletal Cited by: Spider monkeys are among the largest New World monkeys; black-headed spider monkeys, the largest spider monkey, have an average weight of 11 kilograms (24 lb) for males and kg ( lb) for females.

Disproportionately long, spindly limbs inspired the spider monkey's common deftly prehensile tails, which may be up to 89 cm (35 in) long, have very flexible, Class: Mammalia. Spider monkeys have long, thin arms with hooklike hands that allow them to swing through the trees.

They do not have opposable thumbs. The brown-headed spider monkey has a prehensile tail, which means it can grasp and can be used like a fifth limb to grab trees.

During the day, the spider monkey searches for fruit, which makes up the main part of its diet. Spider Monkey's Question. Folktale (fiction), 1, words, Level O (Grade 2), Lexile L. Tari the Spider Monkey was born asking questions about everything.

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Spider monkeys are one of the most widespread New World primate genera, ranging from southern Mexico to Bolivia. Although they are common in zoos, spider monkeys are traditionally very difficult to study in the wild, because they are fast moving, live high in the canopy and are almost always found in small subgroups that vary in size and composition throughout.

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Spider monkeys are one of the most widespread New World primate genera, ranging from southern Mexico to Bolivia. Although they are common in zoos, spider monkeys are traditionally very difficult to study in the wild, because they are fast moving, live high in the canopy and are almost always found in small subgroups that vary in size and Price Range: £ - £ Brown spider monkeys mainly forage in the canopies of forests and rely mostly on their senses of sight, smell, taste, and touch to find food.

Brown spider monkeys are mainly herbivores and frugivores. A main component of the brown spider monkey’s Class: Mammalia. However, in a study of brown spider monkeys (Ateles hybridus) living in a fragmented forest, spider monkeys were observed in larger parties when resources were scarce (Rimbach et al.

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Woolly monkey, any of five species of densely furred South American primates found in rainforests of the western Amazon River basin. Woolly monkeys average 40–60 cm (16–24 inches) in length, excluding the thick and somewhat longer prehensile tail.

Females weigh 7 kg ( pounds) on average, males. Geoffroy's spider monkeys, also called black-handed spider monkeys, are native to Central America. An arboreal species, they hangs out in the upper levels of the forest canopy in a variety of forestland, including rain forests, evergreen, mangrove swamp.

With their long, skinny limbs and powerful prehensile tails, spider monkeys cut a distinctive figure as they swing high above the floor of the rainforest. Readers will learn all about these fascinating monkeys, from what they eat to how they socialize.

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