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Mantled Howler (Alouatta palliata), National Park Tortuguero, Costa Rica

The mantled howler (Alouatta palliata), is a type of New World monkey, from Central and South America. It is one of the monkey species most often seen and heard in the wild in Central America. It takes its "mantled" name from the long guard hairs on its sides. For any form of publication, please include the link to this page: www.grida.no/resources/1897

Year: 2012

From album: Costa Rica - Model for Linking Tourism & Conservation

Photographer: Peter Prokosch

Tags: fauna

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