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Definition of the noun alouatta
What does alouatta mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- howler monkeys
- lexical domain: Animals - nouns denoting animals
- synonym of Alouatta: genus Alouatta
- more generic term: mammal genus = a genus of mammals
- member of: Cebidae / family Cebidae = all the New World monkeys except marmosets and tamarins
- member: howler monkey / howler = monkey of tropical South American forests having a loud howling cry
Alouatta is a musical group.
- albums: "Animal", "Manos Arriba!"
Phrases with Alouatta
Phrases starting with the word Alouatta:
- Alouatta sara
- Alouatta fusca
- Alouatta pigra
- Alouatta caraya
- Alouatta Guariba
- Alouatta belzebul
- Alouatta palliata
- Alouatta coibensis
- Alouatta seniculus
- Alouatta Seniculus Juara
- Alouatta Palliata Mexicana
- Alouatta Palliata Palliata
- Alouatta Palliata Trabeata
Phrase ending with the word Alouatta:
Other phrases containing the word Alouatta:
- species Alouatta sara
- species Alouatta fusca
- species Alouatta pigra
- species Alouatta caraya
- species Alouatta belzebul
- species Alouatta palliata
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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Alouatta
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Five New World Primates (2014)
A Study in Comparative Ecology by John Terborgh
Alouatta is the most folivorous of the New World monkeys, and ...
Florence, August, 29-30th, 2004 by Luca Sineo, Roscoe Stanyon
With this approach a single parsimonious tree has been constructed where Alouatta is a monophyletic clade with two distinct species groups: A. caraya and A. belzebuth in one group and A.s. macconnelli, A. sara, A.s. arctoidea and fusca in ...
A Thermal Niche Approach by Clara B. Jones
Alouatta is a relatively well-described and highly diverse genus, well suited to study theoretical and empirical questions related to thermal tolerance evolvability . For example, compared to congenerics, endangered black howlers (A. pigra) ...
by John G. Fleagle
Among the atelids, Alouatta is the sister taxon to the other genera. Within cebids, the relationships among Aotus, cebines, and callitrichines remain unresolved. The molecular results generally agree with earlier morphological studies of ...
by Bo Beolens, Michael Watkins, Michael Grayson
Allactaga severtzovi Allactaga vinogradovi Allactaga williamsi Allactodipus bobrinskii Allenopithecus nigroviridis Allocricetulus eversmanni Alouatta ( seniculus) macconnelli Alouatta belzebul Alouatta pigra Alticola roylei Alticola stoliczkanus ...
by Frank Moore Colby, Talcott Williams
The best-known forms are those of southern Brazil, such as the very black shaggy howler, or guereba (Alouatta caraya), of which the females and young are dingy white, and the brown ara- guata, or ursine howler (Alouatta ursina). The red ...
2,500 Animals with Photos, Maps, and More! by Lucy H. Spelman
BLACK HOWLER ALOUATTA CA IAYA RANGE: Central South America SIZEi 8.6 to 22 lb (4 to to kg) DIET: Leaves. some fruit. buds. flowers Howlers live in lamily groups at 5 to 20 monkeys. They move slowly through the treetops. eating ...
Encyclopedia of Animals (2007)
by Karen McGhee, George McKay
Black howler Alouatta caraya Produces deep growls so loud they can be heard more than 2 miles (3 km) away △ u Woolly spider monkey Brachyteles arachnoide Likes to eat leaves while hanging only by its tail TO Golden lion tamarin ...
Encyclopedia of Anthropology (2005)
FIVE-VOLUME SET by H. James Birx
belonging to the subfamily Alouattinae and genus Alouatta. There are eight species of howling monkeys— the redhanded howler (Alouatta belzebul), blackandgold howler (A.
Second Edition by Eric Delson, Ian Tattersall, John Van Couvering, Alison S. Brooks
Left:differences inthe positioning of the face relativeto the skullbase andcranial vault inhowler monkeys (Alouatta) and orangutans (Pongo) bycomparison to unflexed relatives (capuchin monkeyand chimpanzee, respectively). The upward or ...
3d Ed. of the Merriam Series. The Largest Abridgment of Webster's New International Dictionary of the English Language; 1700 Illustrations
howling monkey, any of a genus (Alouatta) of South and Central American monkeys - having a long prehensile tail , and making remarkable howling noises, as the ursine howler of Brazil.
Ultimate Visual Dictionary (2011)
(Alouatta seniculus) (Mandrillus sphinx) (Pan troglodytes) A prosimian A New VVorld monkey An ...
by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc
see in index Lomé Alouatta caraya (monkey): see in index black-and-gold howler alphabet (writing) MAIN ARTICLE volume 1 page 88 alphabetic writing ( linguistics) writing ...
29 37 78 3598 Atelidae Red howler (Alouatta seniculus) ...
by Paul A. Rees
howler monkeys (Alouatta spp.), have normal facial expressions whichmake themappear unhappy tohumans. Itis possible touse human measures of happiness withgreat apes because of our close evolutionary affinity.
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The value of this 8-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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