Mexican spider monkey

Mexican spider monkey

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Ateles geoffroyi vellerosus

The Mexican spider monkey, is a subspecies of Geoffroy's spider monkey, a type of New World monkey, from Mexico and Central America, native to Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua and El Salvador. It is described as being critically endangered by the IUCN, due to an 80% population decline in the last 45 years, mostly due to a large amount of habitat loss.

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Distribution

Geography

Mexican spider monkey habitat map

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References

1. Mexican spider monkey Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mexican_spider_monkey
2. Mexican spider monkey on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/160872795/17979441

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