genus Ateles

noun
spider monkeys
Syn: ↑Ateles
Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Cebidae, ↑family Cebidae
Member Meronyms: ↑spider monkey, ↑Ateles geoffroyi

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  • Ateles — noun spider monkeys • Syn: ↑genus Ateles • Hypernyms: ↑mammal genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Cebidae, ↑family Cebidae • Member Meronyms: ↑spid …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ateles geoffroyi geoffroyi — Taxobox name = Ateles geoffroyi geoffroyi MSW3 Groves|id=12100400] status = LC status system = iucn2.3 status ref = IUCN2007|assessors=Primate Specialist Group|year=1996|id=43901|title=Ateles geoffroyi ssp. geoffroyi |downloaded=2008 08 31]… …   Wikipedia

  • Ateles ater — Coaita Co*ai ta (k[ o]*[aum][i^] t[.a]), n. (Zo[ o]l.) The native name of certain South American monkeys of the genus {Ateles}, esp. {Ateles paniscus}. The black faced coaita is {Ateles ater}. See Illustration in Appendix. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ateles paniscus — Coaita Co*ai ta (k[ o]*[aum][i^] t[.a]), n. (Zo[ o]l.) The native name of certain South American monkeys of the genus {Ateles}, esp. {Ateles paniscus}. The black faced coaita is {Ateles ater}. See Illustration in Appendix. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ateles geoffroyi — noun arboreal monkey of tropical America with long slender legs and long prehensile tail • Syn: ↑spider monkey • Hypernyms: ↑New World monkey, ↑platyrrhine, ↑platyrrhinian • Member Holonyms: ↑Ateles, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ateles — At e*les, n. [Gr. ? incomplete; a priv. + ? completion.] (Zo[ o]l.) A genus of American monkeys with prehensile tails, and having the thumb wanting or rudimentary. See {Spider monkey}, and {Coaita}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mammal genus — noun a genus of mammals • Hypernyms: ↑genus • Hyponyms: ↑Tachyglossus, ↑genus Tachyglossus, ↑Zaglossus, ↑genus Zaglossus, ↑Ornithorhynchus, ↑genus Ornithorhynchus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cirsonella ateles — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Mollusca Class: Gast …   Wikipedia

  • Cophixalus ateles — Conservation status Data Deficient (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Spider monkey — Taxobox name = Spider monkeysMSW3 Groves|pages=150 151] image caption = Black headed Spider Monkey ( Ateles fusciceps ) regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Primates familia = Atelidae subfamilia = Atelinae genus = Ateles …   Wikipedia

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