Ateles belzebuth 

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Citation: Boubli, J.-P., Di Fiore, A., Stevenson, P., Link, A., Marsh, L. & Morales, A.L. 2008. Ateles belzebuth. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T2276A9384912. . Downloaded on 16 August 2018.
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