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Spider Monkey

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These cheeky monkeys have a strong prehensile tail that may be used as another limb. Spider monkeys can weigh between 12 and 20 pounds. Body length is a little over two feet in length with a tail measuring almost three feet in length. Spider monkeys can live up to 30 years in captivity.


Coastal regions of Central America. Found in the primary and secondary lowland rainforest.

Lives at Audubon Zoo

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