Black-Handed Spider Monkey
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Located

Spider Monkeys are located in Central and South America and some parts of Mexico.

Diet

Spider Monkeys will eat fruits, leaves and nuts and occasionally insects.

Habitat

Spider Monkeys live high in the canopy of the rainforest and seldom venture to the rainforest floor.

Size

Spider Monkeys grow to be approximately 15 - 20 inches not including the tail. The tail is approximately 2 -3 feet in length.

Reproduction

The pregnancy period of the Spider Monkey is about 7.5 months. The female Spider Monkey will usually have one infant.