There are 7 to 9 species of spider monkeys in the world, genus Ateles. The related genus is Brachyteles, the "woolly spider monkey" (also known as the Muriqui). There are 3 subspecies of the black-headed spider monkey and 4 additional subspecies within the species Geoffroyi.
Red-faced spider monkey, Ateles paniscus
White-fronted spider monkey, Ateles belzebuth
Peruvian spider monkey, Ateles chamek
Brown spider monkey, Ateles hybridus
White-cheeked spider monkey, Ateles marginatus
Black-headed spider monkey, Ateles fusciceps
Brown-headed spider monkey, Ateles fusciceps fusciceps
Colombian spider monkey, Ateles fusciceps rufiventris
Geoffroy's spider monkey, Ateles geoffroyi
- Yucatan spider monkey, Ateles geoffroyi yucatanensis
- Mexican spider monkey, Ateles geoffroyi vellerosus
- Nicaraguan spider monkey, Ateles geoffroyi geoffroyi
- Ornate spider monkey, Ateles geoffroyi ornatus
The most endangered spider monkeys are the black-headed spider monkey and the brown spider monkey.
There are 7 different types of spider monkeys.
Spider monkeys eat fruit, bark, and many green plants. They also hang by trees using their powerful tails.
There are many types of monkeys in the Amazon. Somecommon species are tamarins, howler monkeys, spider monkeys, capuchin monkeys, squirrel monkeys and marmosets. There are several varieties in each specie too.http://www.allaboutwildlife.com/amazon-rainforest-monkeys
5-10 people live in agroup but you cant say because different types of spider monkeys have a different amount of spider monkeys in it
how many spider monkeys are in the world
It is illegal to own many types of monkeys in the state of Ohio. Some restricted monkeys are howler monkeys, spider monkeys, woolly monkeys, titi monkeys and night monkeys.
Yes, but seldom with different species. Spider monkeys live in colonies of 15 to 25, and as many as 35 monkeys.
NO there is not spider monkeys in Puerto Rico, but there are very many diffrent kinds.
Spider monkeys are seriously threatened in the wild. They are hunted by people for food, and are already extinct in areas that are close to humans. There are only about 2000 spider monkeys left
there are around 2000 brown spider monkeys left in the world.