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Mantled howler monkey

(Alouatta palliata)

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Description

The mantled aluatta ( Alouatta palliata Gray,1849 ) is a platy-like primate belonging to the Atelidae family Dimensions.Measure up to 70 cm in length,plus as many tail,for a weight that reaches 9 Appearance.These are animals with a massive appearance,with a uniformly black coat among which brunettes or brownish ones stand out (even if some individuals do not have them).On the hips the hair is longer the face is black and naked,with a black beard too.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Mammalia
Order:Primates
Family:Atelidae
Genus:Alouatta
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