Spider Monkey

Image courtesy of: Petruss

Image courtesy of: Petruss

About Spider Monkeys:

These monkeys are some of the biggest in the rainforest. They have very long arms and legs that help them move around in trees.

Spider Monkey Facts For Kids

  • These monkeys hang out in groups of up to 40 monkeys!
  • When a spider monkey sees a human coming, they bark loudly; they almost sound like dogs.
  • They eat fruit, nuts and insects
  • When a spider monkey gets scared, it will shake a tree branch to scare away any invaders.