Colombian woolly monkey

Colombian woolly monkey
Colombian woolly monkey[1]
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Family: Atelidae
Genus: Lagothrix
Species: L. lugens
Binomial name
Lagothrix lugens
Elliot, 1907
Colombian Woolly Monkey range

The Colombian woolly monkey, Lagothrix lugens, is a critically endangered species of woolly monkey from Colombia and possibly also Venezuela.


  1. ^ Groves, C. (2005). Wilson, D. E., & Reeder, D. M, eds. ed. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 152. OCLC 62265494. ISBN 0-801-88221-4. 
  2. ^ Stevenson, P. & Link, A. (2008). Lagothrix lugens. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 3 January 2009.