Guiana Spider Monkey   MONKEY
Scientific Name:
Ateles paniscus
Other Names and/or Listed subspecies:
Red-faced Black Spider Monkey, Red-Faced Spider Monkey
Status/Date Listed as Endangered:
VU-IUCN: 2008
Area(s) Where Listed As Endangered:
Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname

Facts Summary:
The Guiana Spider Monkey (Ateles paniscus) is a species of concern belonging in the species group "mammals" and found in the following area(s): Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname. This species is also known by the following name(s): Red-faced Black Spider Monkey, Red-Faced Spider Monkey.

This article is only an excerpt. If it appears incomplete or if you wish to see article references, visit the rest of its contents here.

Wikipedia Article
Copyright Notice: This article is licensed under the GNU Free Documentation License. It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Red-faced spider monkey".

Featured Article

Rare Black Panther Seen Alive in Kenya
Biologists have recently documented rare footage of a black panther stalking the forests of Kenya. The team of biologists shot the footage of the sleek big cat after spending months watching and waiting, according to a conservation scientist from the San Diego Zoo.


Endangered Species of Our Planet

Donate, Adopt, Get Involved

EEC Conservation Directory

Mailing List

Would you like to receive a notice and link when the new Creature Feature is posted?

Enter your e-mail address below:


Fun & Games

Are you inspired by endangered animals? Check out our games and coloring pages! More to come soon.
color endangered creatures
play hangman