Learn more about the Common woolly monkey – with amazing Common woolly monkey videos, photos and facts on Arkive. Range Description. In Colombia, Lagothrix lagotricha is known throughout the Amazon lowlands north-east to the Ro Uva, a left bank affluent of the Ro Guaviare. English: Brown Woolly Monkey español: Mono Lanudo Cafe 日本語: フンボルト ウーリーモンキー português: Macaco-barrigudo.

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Common woolly monkey biology Like many New World monkeys, this species is diurnal and tree-dwelling 3. Average number of offspring 1 Average number of offspring 1 AnAge Average gestation period days Average gestation period days AnAge Average time to independence 5 months Range age at sexual or reproductive maturity female 6 to 8 years Average age at sexual or reproductive maturity male 5 years Average age at sexual or reproductive maturity male Sex: In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies.

Lagothrix lagotricha – Wikispecies

The gestation period is about days 7. Foraging groups, however, tend to consist of two to six individuals which branch out from the main group, which is probably intended to reduce food competition between individuals.

Shortly after the females reach maturity, they leave their natal groups to avoid any occurrence of inbreeding, while males tend to remain in their natal groups. Please donate to Arkive Help us share the wonders of the natural world.


Lagothrix lagotricha

I purchased her from a wholesale broker named Gators of Miami. They lgotricha used to be found in Bolivia, however it is likely they have been extirpated by hunters.

The New World Primates. Home range varies from 4 square km to about 11 sq.

This leads to displacement and provides new access into the forests, creating the opportunity for more lagoticha to occur. Brown woolly monkey L. The fastest recorded speed of the animal.

Adam Marsh Publication Date: If you are able to help please contact: A large part of their feeding time is spent eating ripe fruit.

In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. She was humanlike in many ways, and bonded with me immediately. Like many New World monkeys, this species is diurnal and tree-dwelling 3.

A group of animals within a pylum. The average number of babies born at once.

Woolly monkey

Academic Press, San Diego. The likelihood of the animal lagotgrix extinct. It lives in groups of two to 70 individuals, usually splitting the group into smaller subgroups when active.

The face, naked of any fur, is typically black 3. Color varies greatly with the upperparts being dark brown, pale smoky brown, dark gray, pale gray, red-brown, or olivaceous. Arm and legs are about equal in length.

In their natural habitat, and in captivity, common woolly monkeys have been observed to rub their chest. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Wikispecies has information related to woolly monkey. This specimen was scanned by Matthew Colbert on 9 July along the coronal axis for a total of slices. Like all species of woolly monkey, brown woolly monkeys are omnivorous, but mainly frugivorous.


Woolly monkey – Wikipedia

South American monkeys or platyrrhines comprise one of the two infraorders Lagothriix and Catarrhini of anthropoid primates. They usually reside in high-elevation cloud lagothrixx, seasonally flooded rainforests, and forests which are situated within Colombia’s eastern plains region, although their ideal habitat is humid and mature tropical forests. Many adult males live in a group. Play not only serves as a bonding process to rekindle relationships among individuals, but is also a way the species establishes a hierarchy or social pecking order, as well as passive food sharing, which is also considered a common routine in the species.

The downy fur of the common woolly monkey may vary between shades of dark grey, brown or black 5and is often darker on the head and slightly lighter on the underparts 3. Primate Conservation in the Tropical Rain Forest. Reproduction in these groups is characterized by promiscuity; one male either the alpha or subordinate mates with more than one female, just as females mate with more than one male.

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