Cebus albifrons


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Citation: de la Torre, S., Morales, A. L., Link, A. & Cornejo, F. 2008. Cebus albifrons. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 23 December 2014.
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