The Monkeys of the Yasuní
JUNE 28, 2017
The Monkeys of the Yasuní is one the most diverse communities of primates ever recorded to live in an area in the neotropics.
The Yasuní Biosphere Reserve in Ecuador is the largest tract of Tropical Rainforest in the Western Amazon Basin, one of the most biologically diverse on the planet.
Within the forest of the Yasuní lives at 10 species of monkeys sharing resources in a single area, something has never been recorded before.
Red Tity Monkey. Yasuni Biosphere Reserve in Ecuador
Squirrel Monkey. Yasuni Biosphere Reserve in Ecuador
Noise Night Monkey. Yasuni Biosphere Reserve in Ecuador
Red Howler Monkey. Yasuni Biosphere Reserve in Ecuador.
Black-mantled Tamarin. Yasuni Biosphere Reserve in Ecuador.
Here is a list of the Monkeys found in the Yasuní Biosphere Reserve:
- – Pygmy Marmoset Cebuella pygmaea
Saddle-back Tamarin Leontocebus lagonotus
Black-mantled Tamarin Leontocebus nigricollis
Golden-mantled Tamarin Leontocebus tripartitus
Ecuadorian White-fronted Capuchin Cebus aequatorialis
Ecuadorian Squirrel Monkey Saimiri cassiquiarensis
Noisy Night Monkey Aotus vociferans
Napo Saki Pithecia napensis
Colombian Red Howler Alouatta seniculus
White-bellied Spider Monkey Ateles belzebuth
Humboldt’s Woolly Monkey Lagothrix lagotricha