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White-fronted Capuchin

Cebus albifrons

Description:

It is a species of capuchin monkey, a type of New World primate, found in seven different countries in South America. Their populations are declining and is believed to be caused by human-induced habitat loss and degradation, and hunting. The species is classified as Least Concern, though subspecies in northern Colombia are considered Vulnerable.

Habitat:

It is found in a variety of forest types.

Notes:

Photographed at the Barranquilla zoo.

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2 Comments

Carolina
Carolina 10 years ago

Thank you Lindi!

lindistar
lindistar 10 years ago

Brilliant capture :)

Carolina
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Carolina

Barranquilla, Atl√°ntico, Colombia

Spotted on Dec 7, 2010
Submitted on Mar 5, 2011

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