Geoffroy’s Spider Monkey

Geoffroy’s Spider Monkey live throughout Central America, from Mexico to Panama. Also known as black-handed spider monkey, they are one of the largest New World monkey with arms significantly longer than its legs and its tail can support its entire weight! It has long, hook-like fingers allowing the monkey to move by swinging by its arms beneath the tree branches. It is considered to be endangered after suffering from habitat loss, hunting and being sold in the pet trade.

Geoffroy’s Spider Monkey