Geoffroy's Peruvian Woolly Monkey   MONKEY

Scientific Name:
Lagothrix cana
Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Lagothrix lagotricha ssp. cana
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
EN-IUCN: 2008
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Bolivia, Brazil, Peru

Facts Summary:
The Geoffroy's Peruvian Woolly Monkey (Lagothrix cana) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "mammals" and found in the following area(s): Bolivia, Brazil, Peru. This species is also known by the following name(s): Lagothrix lagotricha ssp. cana.

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