Ateles geoffroyi geoffroyi
DistributionThis sub-species of the Black-handed Spider-monkey is native to Nicaragua and parts of Costa Rica and the Guanacaste peninsula.
HabitatThey inhabit the canopy of rainforests, semi-deciduous forests and mangrove forests.
DietMainly feed on fruit, but also eat leaves, seeds, flowers and small animal prey.
Social InteractionLive in groups that vary from 4-35 individuals.
Conservation StatusConservation dependent