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Ateles fusciceps Gray 1866 (black-headed spider monkey)

Mammalia - Primates - Atelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 240462

Belongs to Ateles according to R. Kellogg and E. A. Goldman 1944

Sister taxa: Ateles belzebuth, Ateles chamek, Ateles geoffroyi, Ateles hybridus, Ateles marginatus, Ateles paniscus

Subtaxa: Ateles fusciceps robustus, Ateles fusciceps rufiventris

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 201.1, fibula length 176.3, humerus length 202.8, radius length 204.5, scapula length 60.1, tibia length 190.6, ulna length 218.4

Estimated body mass: 28.9 kg based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length