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Monk-Saki Monkey

Pithecia monachus

Description:

This is consider a common species of monkey and secondary and primary forest along the Amazon of Peru, It is about 50 cm long. they feed on fruit and leaves.

Habitat:

Rainforest; usually seen close to rivers along the Amazon and tributaries in Colombia Peru and Brazil.

Notes:

saki cabelludo. huapo negro.

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Jonathan Sequeira
Spotted by
Jonathan Sequeira

Capelo, Loreto, Peru

Lat: -5.32, Long: -74.11

Spotted on May 18, 2018
Submitted on May 28, 2018

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