woolly spider monkey


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woolly spider monkey

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They include the manned sloth, the thin-spined porcupine, four species of lion tamarin monkey and woolly spider monkey.
But ever smaller areas of forest mean that many species, including the maned sloth, the woolly spider monkey and the golden lion tamarin, have insufficient habitat in which to live and breed.
The woolly spider monkey, or muriqui, is the largest primate in the Western Hemisphere and ranks among the most endangered primates in the World.
Larger primates including Woolly Spider monkeys were more likely to eat leaves and foliage, they said.