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Ateles paniscus

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Citation: Mittermeier, R.A., Rylands, A.B. & Boubli, J.-P. 2008. Ateles paniscus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.2. <www.iucnredlist.org>. Downloaded on 31 October 2014.
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