Definition of Ateles geoffroyi
1. Noun. Arboreal monkey of tropical America with long slender legs and long prehensile tail.
Generic synonyms: New World Monkey, Platyrrhine, Platyrrhinian
Group relationships: Ateles, Genus Ateles
Lexicographical Neighbors of Ateles Geoffroyi
Literary usage of Ateles geoffroyi
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1874)
"The following anatomical notes by Dr. CHAPMAN were read :— Disposition of the Latissimus Dorsi, etc., in Ateles geoffroyi (Kuhl) and Macacus ..."
2. Catalogue of Mammalia in the Indian Museum, Calcutta by Indian Museum, John Anderson, William Lutley Sclater (1881)
"57a. The skin of an adult male. By exchange, til at January 1879. 68. Ateles geoffroyi. Ateles geoffroyi, Kuld, Beitr. 1820, p. 26. ..."
3. Guidelines for the Humane Transportation of Research Animals by Ilar, National Research Council (U. S.) (2006)
"... species Alouatta palliate (mantled howler monkey) not listed in Alouatta pigra (Mexican black howler monkey) Appendix I Ateles geoffroyi frontatus ..."