Coiba Island Howler, Mantled Howler, Guatemalan Black Howler, Red-handed Howler, Amazon Black Howler, Brown Howler, Guyanan Red Howler, Bolivian Red Howler, Venezuelan Red Howler, Black Howler
Around 22 years in captivity
South America from Southern Mexico to Northern Argentina
Mainly leaves and fruit, they consume up to a kilo of this diet a day
Groups usually consist of one male and 3-4 females
A female will have her first offspring aged around 4 or 5 years. Gestation lasts in the region of 6.3 months
As well as being affected by habitat degradation like other primates, the red howler monkey, which inhabits seasonally flooded forests, is affected by logging and river damming
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