Alouatta palliata (Gray, 1849)

Beal, Maxwell R. W., Matzinger, Parker J., Saborío-R., Guido, Noguera Bristan, Jonathan & Olson, Erik R., 2020, Survey of medium-sized and large mammals of Piedras Blancas National Park, Costa Rica, Check List 16 (4), pp. 939-950: 947

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.15560/16.4.939

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/5B089B20-D77D-BD67-FCDD-FB7F1924FA60

treatment provided by

Marcus

scientific name

Alouatta palliata (Gray, 1849)
status

 

Alouatta palliata (Gray, 1849)  

Material examined. COSTA RICA • Puntarenas Pro- vince, Piedras Blancas National Park; J. Noguera opportunistic observation.

Identification. The Mantled Howler Monkey is a medium-sized primate with dark fur and a reddish colored mantle on its sides. Males have white testicles, and both males and females have beards ( Wainwright and Arias 2007).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Mammalia

Order

Primates

Family

Atelidae

Genus

Alouatta