Definition of Ateles geoffroyi

1. Noun. Arboreal monkey of tropical America with long slender legs and long prehensile tail.

Exact synonyms: Spider Monkey
Generic synonyms: New World Monkey, Platyrrhine, Platyrrhinian
Group relationships: Ateles, Genus Ateles



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ateles Geoffroyi

Atacamenians
Atacameñan
Atacamian
Atakapa
Atakapan
Atalanta
Atarax
Atari
Ataris
Ataturk
Atayal
Atayalic
Atchafalaya
Atcheson
Ate
Ateles geoffroyi (current term)
Atellan
Atellans
Atenism
Aterian
Ateso
Athabascan
Athabascans
Athabaskan
Athabaskans
Athan
Athanasian
Athanasian Creed
Athanasian wench
Athanasianism

Literary usage of Ateles geoffroyi

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1. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1874)
"The following anatomical notes by Dr. CHAPMAN were read :— Disposition of the Latissimus Dorsi, etc., in Ateles geoffroyi (Kuhl) and Macacus ..."

2. Catalogue of Mammalia in the Indian Museum, Calcutta by Indian Museum, John Anderson, William Lutley Sclater (1881)
"57a. The skin of an adult male. By exchange, til at January 1879. 68. Ateles geoffroyi. Ateles geoffroyi, Kuld, Beitr. 1820, p. 26. ..."

3. Guidelines for the Humane Transportation of Research Animals by Ilar, National Research Council (U. S.) (2006)
"... species Alouatta palliate (mantled howler monkey) not listed in Alouatta pigra (Mexican black howler monkey) Appendix I Ateles geoffroyi frontatus ..."

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