Gallery description : howler monkey

Hiess are mammals that lead a troop lifestyle. alouatta is the scientific name for a howler monkey. 30km/h (18mph) is the speed hiess can move. 15-20 years is a usual life span for the mammal. The usual weight of alouatta is 3-9kg (6.6-20lbs). 56-92cm (22-36in) is a usual size of a howler monkey.

Click here to see more information about howler monkeys
Facts about howler monkeys
NameHowler Monkey
Main PreyFruit, nuts, seeds
Weight3-9kg (6.6-20lbs)
KingdomAnimalia
PredatorsJaguar, snakes, birds
Average Litter Size1
ColourBrown, tan, black
FamilyAtelidae
Skin TypeHair
Top Speed30km/h (18mph)
HabitatRainforest and dense jungle
GenusAlouatta
TypeMammal
OrderPrimates
Scientific NameAlouatta
Size56-92cm (22-36in)
Life Span15-20 years
LifestyleTroop
Conservation StatusLeast concern
PhylumChordata
DietOmnivore
ClassMammalia
Image Details
Description Howler monkey. Howler Monkey (MALE!)
Width 1140 pixels
Heigh 926 pixels
File type JPG
Download this image
You may also like
Animal Picture Society (beta)