The Black Spider Monkey has an important role in seed dispersal in tropical forests.The IUCN lists the black-handed and black spider monkeys as Vulnerable.
baby black-headed spider monkey (although the mom looks like "mama"from the movie
The order primate includes: apes** prosimians and monkeys. All Monkeys are primates but not all primates are monkeys. Apes may be sub divided into two suborders depending on a scientist own theory.
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Golden Snub-Nosed Monkey - this is seriously cute
Olivia, a 25-day-old spider monkey whose mother wouldn't let anyone near when she was found unconscious after a fall about a week ago, receives assistance at the zoo clinic in Cali, Colombia, on Oct. 19.