Northern night monkey (Aotus trivirgatus)

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Northern night monkey fact file

Northern night monkey description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderPrimates
FamilyAotidae
GenusAotus (1)

Information on the northern night monkey is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Douroucouli, night monkey, northern owl monkey, owl monkey.
Spanish
Macaco Da Noite, Mono De Noche.
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Northern night monkey status

Classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (May, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (May, 2010)
    http://www.cites.org
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Three northern night monkeys  
Three northern night monkeys

© Ken Lucas / www.ardea.com

Ardea wildlife pets environment
59 Tranquil Vale
London
SE3 0BS
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 208 318 1401
ardea@ardea.co.uk
http://www.ardea.com

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