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October 15th, 2010

Vanishing Primates

Posted By Kevin Schafer
Peruvian Yellow-tailed Woolly Monkey (Oreonax flauvicada) PERU
This is a picture of one of the rarest primates in the world : the Peruvian Yellow-tailed Woolly Monkey. No one knows how many are left, but from what I saw this past week, their days may be numbered. I spent 6 days in the rugged foothills of the Andes, in patches of forest between …