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Baby Spider monkey  Ateles belzebuth,Ateles geoffroyi,Geoffroys spider monkey,Geotagged,South Africa,White-fronted spider monkey,Winter,primates Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

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  1. What an absolutely stunning study of a beautiful creature. Posted 6 years ago
    1. Thanks Graeme, such a cutie isn't he (or she, not sure yet!) Posted 6 years ago
  2. Oh really a cute one! Adorable! Posted 6 years ago

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Geoffroy's spider monkey, ''Ateles geoffroyi'', also known as black-handed spider monkey, is a species of spider monkey, a type of New World monkey, from Central America, parts of Mexico and possibly a small portion of Colombia. There are at least five subspecies. Some primatologists classify the black-headed spider monkey, ''A. fusciceps'', found in Panama, Colombia and Ecuador as the same species as Geoffroy's spider monkey.

It is one of the largest New World monkeys, often weighing.. more

Similar species: Primates
Species identified by Claire Hamilton
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By Claire Hamilton

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Uploaded Aug 30, 2013. Captured Aug 28, 2013 14:30 in Unnamed Road, South Africa.
  • Canon EOS 7D
  • f/5.6
  • 1/49s
  • ISO500
  • 200mm