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Ateles paniscus Linnaeus 1758 (red-faced spider monkey)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Atelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 232428

Alternative combination: Simia paniscus

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Ateles according to C. M. Meireles et al. 1999

Sister taxa: Ateles ater, Ateles belzebuth, Ateles fusciceps, Ateles geoffroyi, Ateles rufiventris

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): skull 115.8 x 70.7