Black-Handed Spider Monkey
Did you know?
Spider monkeys have a prehensile tail that helps them grasp things and balance better.
Ms. Vera Payne; Earl & Joyce Grolemond; Vera Payne
Rainforest, evergreen and semi-deciduous forests in Mexico and Central America
22 inches with a 36 in long tail
Fruit, nuts, seeds, flowers, leaves, insects and eggs
1 young after a 4 1⁄2 month gestation period
Habitat loss and illegal pet trafficking