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Ateles belzebuth Geoffroy 1806 (monkey)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Atelidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 232524

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

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

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 198.1, humerus length 195.6, radius length 203.2, scapula 53.3 x 71.1, skull 104.7 x 69.6, tibia length 180.3, ulna length 221.0

Estimated body mass: 27.0 kg based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length