woolly monkey


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woolly monkey

a New World monkey with a gray woolly coat and a long prehensile tail in the genus Lagothrix.
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Woolly monkeys are a highly social and intelligent species and typically live in undisturbed forest habitats in large groups of ten to 45.
A zoo-born, adult 8 kg male woolly monkey (Lagothrix lagotricha) had been part of the collection of the Zoological Foundation of Cali, Colombia, since 1997.
However, the hepadnavirus isolated from woolly monkeys (Lagothrix lagotricha)--woolly monkey HBV (WMHBV) clearly is a new member of the Hepadnaviridae family.
Ecological strategies of woolly monkeys (Lagothrix lagotricha) at Tinigua National Park, Colombia.
Or, if we withdraw the gorilla because he's bigger, compare the aggressiveness of a man with that of some of the smaller primates--for instance, the charming and cuddly-looking woolly monkey of South America, who, if he takes offense, will hurtle from a treetop onto your shoulders, get a stranglehold on your throat with his prehensile tail, and claw at your face and eyes while hammering his sharp canine teeth repeatedly into the top of your skull.
I ALWAYS thought the little woolly monkey on telly was there to advertise ITV Digital - turns out he ran the place.
This woolly monkey (below) sure finds its tail "handy"
A man caught by a Miami wildlife inspector with a live South American woolly monkey (street value, $10,000) in his inner coat pocket, denied the smuggling charge and said it must have "jumped" into his coat.
Be introduced to a morris-dancing flea, a ballroom-dancing ram, a Carnival-loving woolly monkey, and many more, in a ballet that takes a witty and poignant look at man's impact on the world.
2 A brown woolly monkey seen deep inside Ecuador's Amazon rain forest.