Apes & Monkeys
Spider Monkey Facts: All Genera of the Subfamily Atelinae
Spider monkey is any of seven species of New World monkeys in the genus Ateles. The genus, together with the woolly spider monkey (Brachyteles), woolly monkey (Lagothrix; also called the muriqui), and yellow-tailed woolly monkey (Oreonax), make up the subfamily Atelinae, of the family Atelidae
Thailand Monkeys: Long-tailed Macaques. Pics and Video
Thailand still has plenty of monkeys in the wild and some monkeys that share their lives with people. Find photos and videos of macaque monkeys here.
The Black Howler Monkey | Habitat, Feeding Habits and More
The Black Howler Monkey is the largest primate of the New World Monkeys. Their habitats and feeding habits...
Blonde Capuchin Monkey, Cebus queirozi
The Blonde Capuchin Monkey, Cebus queirozi, named for the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin, was discovered in Brazil in 2006 and it is believed that less than 200 exist making it critically endangered. To find out more about one of the world's recently discovered mammals . . .
7 Fun Facts on the Gray Langur - India's Most Widespread Monkey
1. The Hanuman Monkey – The Gray Langur’s traditional name in India is the Hanuman Monkey. This is because the Gray Langur monkey is mostly grey in color, except for both its black hands and black face. This relates back to Hanuman, a famous...
Mr Moke the Talking Chimpanzee
Mr Moke was the stage name of a chimpanzee called 'Moko'. Mr Moke was claimed to be the worlds only talking chimpanzee and he may well have been at the height of his fame. He was definitely not the 'one and only' ever though. There was Johnny and...
Monkey World Primate Rescue Centre
Monkey World is a 65-acre Ape rescue centre in Dorset, England. It was set up in 1987 by the late Jim Cronin to provide permanent homes for abused Spanish beach chimps. Today, his Wife, Dr. Alison Cronin continues to work with foreign governments worldwide to stop the illegal smuggling of primates from Africa, Asia and South America. Today the primates residing at Monkey World have varying backgrounds, for example some are ex-laboratory animals, others are victims of the pet trade, one is even