Black Monkeys


    Black Monkeys

    Depending on the gender, certain monkey species have different skin colors. Find all types of black monkeys with black fur coating here.

    Black Monkeys

    Agile Mangabey

    Species Name: Cercocebus agilis
    Skin Color(s): Golden brown, gray, dark brown or soft Black
    The Agile Mangabey is another Old-World monkey of the White-Eylid Mangabey group mainly found in swampy forests. Due to habitat loss, mangabeys are now listed as endangered, both male and female.

    Amazon Black Howler

    Species Name: Alouatta nigerrima
    Skin Color(s): Black
    Amazon Black Howler is a New World tropical arboreal characterized by densely furry, prehensile tails, all-black faces, a stocky build, relatively large size, and loud howls. According to researchers, its howl sounds like a strong wind blowing through a tunnel can be heard more than two miles away.

    Andean Saddle-back Tamarin

    Species Name: Leontocebus leucogenys
    Skin Color(s): Bright orange, Black, or white
    The Andean saddle tamarin, also known as the saddleback tamarin (formerly known as the brown-mantled tamarin), is a New World monkey species. Andean saddleback monkeys are considered "phyletic dwarfs," meaning their small size is related to their evolutionary development.

    Angolan Colobus

    Species Name: Colobus angolensis
    Skin Color(s): Glossy Black
    The Angolan Colobus is a conspicuously-patterned monkey with a very long tail that helps it maintain its balance as it moves quickly through the trees. Although the species is named after Angola, it's rare in this country.

    Ashy Red Colobus

    Species Name: Piliocolobus tephrosceles
    Skin Color(s): Black, dark grey, reddish brown
    The Ashy-red Colobus or Ugandan red Colobus is an endangered species of red Colobus endemic to Eastern Africa. Like other colobus monkeys, Ashy Red has small thumbs that allow it to comfortably grip branches and swing nimbly through the canopy. In 2001, the ashy-red Colobus was recognized as a separate species.

    Banded Langur

    Species Name: Presbytis femoralis
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The Banded langur, also known as the Raffles' banded langur or banded leaf monkey, is a primate species in the Cercopithecidae family. Like other Colobin monkeys, whose young typically have lighter-colored fur than adults, Banded langur infants have white or tan fur until it darkens around 6 months.

    Black and White Langur

    Species Name: Presbytis bicolor
    Skin Color(s): Black and white
    The black-and-white langur is a primate species in the Cercopithecidae family. It was formerly thought to be a subspecies of the Presbytis melalophos (black-crested Sumatran langur). Still, the genetic analysis indicated they were separate species.

    Black Bearded Saki

    Species Name: Chiropotes satanas
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The black-bearded saki is a species of bearded saki, a species of New World monkey, one of the five remaining monkeys of its kind. Another striking feature is its signature beards. This species prefers primary rainforest, where lush tree canopies provide a relatively safe area out of sight and out of reach of several predators.

    Black Capuchin

    Species Name: Sapajus nigritus
    Skin Color(s): Black, Brown
    The black capuchin, also called the black-horned capuchin, is a capuchin monkey native to the Atlantic rainforest of southeastern Brazil and extreme northeastern Argentina. The black capuchin was originally called Cebus nigritus or Cebus apella nigritus. Although this has changed, many sources still name the black capuchin as part of the Cebus genus.

    Black colobus

    The black colobus, also known as satanic black colobus, is a species of Old-World monkey in the Colobus genus. The black colobus is the oldest of the 5 recognized species in the genus Colobus and is said to have diverged 3 to 4 million years ago.

    Black Howler monkey

    Species Name: Alouatta caraya
    Skin Color(s): Black or yellow-brown
    Alouatta caraya is found in the tropical rain forests of central South America, extending through eastern Bolivia, Paraguay, southern Brazil, and northern Argentina. Alouatta Caraya monkeys are sexually dimorphic, with males weighing an average of 6.7 kg and females an average of 4.4 kg.

    Black Lion Tamarin

    Species Name: Leontopithecus chrysopygus
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The black lion tamarin, also called the golden-rumped lion tamarin, is a lion tamarin native to the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo, almost exclusively in Morro do Diabo State Park. Its limited geographic range makes it the rarest of the New-World monkeys.

    Black Snub-nosed Monkey

    Species Name: Rhinopithecus bieti
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The black-and-white snub-nosed monkey, also called the Yunnan snub-nosed monkey, is a large black-and-white primate living only in Yunnan Province in southern China, where it is known to the local population as the Yunnan golden-haired monkey. The species gets the "snub-nosed" part of its name due to its lack of nasal bones.

    Black Spider Monkey

    Species Name: Ateles paniscus
    Skin Color(s): Jet-Black
    Ateles paniscus, the black spider monkey, is one of three sub-species of spider monkeys. Aside from the face, feet, and hands, they are covered in jet-black hair longer than a typical primate. Of all the Ateles species, Ateles paniscus is the largest.

    Black Tamarin

    Species Name: Saguinus niger
    Skin Color(s): Blackish-brown
    Also known as western black-handed tamarind, the black tamarind is a species of tamarin native to Brazil. Black tamarind uses primary and secondary forests during foraging, primarily attaching itself to the canopy and spending little time on the ground.

    Black-crested mangabey

    Species Name: Lophocebus aterrimus
    Skin Color(s): Black
    Black-crested mangabeys, also known as black mangabeys, are endemic to central Africa, occupying the Democratic Republic of the Congo, south of the Congo River (formerly known as the Zaire River), and likely extinct in Angola. They are mainly found in primary and secondary tropical forests, gallery forests, and swamps. Locals nicknamed these primates "baboon mangabeys" due to their resemblance to the baboon species.

    Black-Headed Spider Monkey

    Species Name: Ateles fusciceps
    Skin Color(s): Brown
    The black-headed spider monkey is a species of New-World monkey native to Central and South America. The species name "Ateles" is derived from the Greek word "ateleia" meaning imperfect or incomplete. It was likely chosen because these monkeys do not have a thumb.

    Booted Macaque

    Species Name: Macaca ochreata
    Skin Color(s): Deep Black, dark red to tan
    The booted macaque is a macaque native to Indonesia's Sulawesi Island. This Old-World monkey is diurnal, spending most of the day in trees. A booted macaque monkey's body mass is determined by its sex, with males significantly larger than females.

    Brazilian Bare-Faced Tamarin

    Species Name: Saguinus bicolor
    Skin Color(s): Brown, Black, or silver
    The pied tamarin, also known as the pied bare-faced tamarin or Brazilian bare-faced tamarin, has one of the smallest home ranges of any primate in the world, located in and around the port city of Manaus.

    Capped Langur

    Species Name: Trachypithecus pileatus
    Skin Color(s): Gray, brown, or Black
    The capped langur is a type of monkey in the Cercopithecidae family. These langurs can vary in appearance. This Asian primate gets its name from the thick hairs on the top of the head, typically gray or black.

    Cat Ba Langur

    Species Name: Trachypithecus poliocephalus
    Skin Color(s): Black or dark brown
    The white-headed langur, also called the Cat Ba langur, is an endangered species of langur native to Guangxi, China. Cat Ba langurs are comfortable in trees or ground but prefer steep cliffs where humans can't set foot.

    Crested Black Macaque

    Species Name: Macaca nigra
    Skin Color(s): Jet-Black
    The Crested Black Macaque, also called the Sulawesi Crested Macaque or Celebes Crested Macaque is an Old World monkey native to the Tangkoko Game Reserve in the extreme northeast of the Indonesian island of Celebes (Sulawesi) and neighboring islets.

    Cross Marked Langur

    Species Name: Presbytis chrysomelas
    Skin Color(s): Gray-Black or brown
    The Sarawak surili, also known as Cross-marked Langur, is a monkey species in the Cercopithecidae family. The Sarawak surili was once considered widespread but has declined significantly due to habitat and loss persecution.

    Delacour’s Langur

    Species Name: Trachypithecus delacouri
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The Delacour's langur, also known as Delacour's Lutung, is an endangered Lutung native to northern Vietnam. The species is named after Jean Théodore Delacour, a French-American ornithologist.

    Diana Monkey

    Species Name: Cercopithecus diana
    Skin Color(s): Black-gray
    The Diana monkey is an Old-World primate found in the high-canopy forests of Liberia, Sierra Leone, and the western Ivory Coast. Diana monkeys get their name from the white crescent-shaped headband that resembles the crescent moon on the forehead of the Roman goddess Diana, protector of woodlands and wildlife.

    Dusky Langur

    Species Name: Trachypithecus obscurus
    Skin Color(s): Gray, brown, or Black
    Dusky langurs also known as spectacled langurs, spectacled leaf monkeys, and dusky leaf monkeys, are primarily found in the Malay Peninsula in Asia. White rings surrounding the deep, dark eyes give the species its alternative name, the spectacled monkey or spectacled langur, for a "bespectacled" look.

    East Sumatran Banded Langur

    Species Name: Presbytis percura
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The East Sumatran banded langur also called the East Sumatran banded surili are primarily found in the fragmented landscape of pulp and rubber plantations. These surilis are shy and alert creatures, rarely leaving the comfort of their canopies.

    Foa’s Red Colobus

    Species Name: Piliocolobus foai
    Skin Color(s): Red and Black
    Foa's Red Colobus or Central African red colobus is endemic to the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Generally, these African primates are found in large groups of 20 to 90 individuals.

    François’ Langur

    Species Name: Trachypithecus francoisi
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The François langur, also called the white side-burned black langur, François leaf monkey, or Tonkin leaf monkey is a species of Lutung and the type species of its species group. The François langur is among the least studied langur species.

    Geoffroy’s Monk Saki

    Species Name: Pithecia monachus
    Skin Color(s): Black
    Geoffroy's monk saki, also called monk saki, is a species of saki monkey, a New-World primate native to South America. A monk saki is one of seven species of New-World arboreal monkeys with a bushy, feathery tail.

    Geoffroy’s Spider Monkey

    Species Name: Ateles geoffroyi
    Skin Color(s): Black, brown, or reddish
    Geoffroy's spider monkey also called the Central American spider monkey or black-handed spider monkey, is a species of spider monkey. The species name geoffroyi is honored by Étienne Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, a French naturalist.

    Geoffroy’s Tamarin

    Species Name: Saguinus geoffroyi
    Skin Color(s): Black-brown-yellow
    Geoffroy's tamarin, also called the Panamanian tamarin, red-crested tamarin, or rufous-naped marmoset tamarin, is a tamarin, a small monkey found in Colombia and Panama. In what may seem like a role reversal in many monkey species, Geoffroy's tamarins are led by the oldest female in a group.

    Germain’s Langur

    Species Name: Trachypithecus germaini
    Skin Color(s): Black
    Germain's Langur is a lutung species endemic to Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, and Burma. Germain's langur is a terrestrial tree-dwelling species occasionally found in lowlands.

    Goeldi’s Monkey

    Species Name: Callimico goeldii
    Skin Color(s): Black or dark brown
    Goeldi marmoset or Goeldi monkey is a small South American New-World monkey living in the upper Amazon basin region of Brazil, Bolivia, Ecuador, Colombia, and Peru. Goeldi marmosets generally stay less than 5 meters from the forest floor, moving to higher elevations for fruit.

    Golden-Bellied Mangabey

    Species Name: Cercocebus chrysogaster
    Skin Color(s): Brown, Black, white, or gray
    The golden-bellied mangabey (Cercocebus chrysogaster) is a gregarious Old-World monkey found in humid, swampy forests south of the Congo River. Golden-bellied mangabeys are a migratory and social species, moving in groups of 8 to 30 members.

    Golden-Headed Lion Tamarin

    Species Name: Leontopithecus chrysomelas
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The golden-headed lion tamarin (Leontopithecus chrysomelas), also known as the golden-headed tamarin, is a lion tamarin native to Brazil. It is only found in fragments of lowland and premontane forests in the state of Bahia and is therefore considered an endangered species.

    Gorontalo Macaque

    Species Name: Macaca nigrescens
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The Gorontalo macaque (Macaca nigrescens), also called the Dumoga-bone macaque, is a species of the primate of the Cercopithecidae family. It is native to the Sulawesi Island of Indonesia.

    Guianan Saki

    Species Name: Pithecia pithecia
    Skin Color(s): Black to brownish-gray
    The white-faced saki (Pithecia pithecia), also known as the golden-faced saki, Guianan saki, and Guyana saki, is a New World saki monkey species. Typically, they have a lifespan of around 14 years in the wild and have lived up to 36 years in captivity.

    Hatinh Langur

    Species Name: Trachypithecus hatinhensis
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The Hatinh langur (Trachypithecus hatinhensis) is a critically endangered Old World monkey found in the limestone forests of Vietnam, particularly in Quảng Bình province. Contrary to their common name, the Hatinh langur is not known from the province of Hà Tĩnh.

    Heck’s Macaque

    Species Name: Macaca hecki
    Skin Color(s): Silky Black
    The Heck's Macaque (Macaca hecki) is a macaque native to Sulawesi, Indonesia. This Old-World monkey is diurnal. Due to their frugivorous diet, Heck's macaques will likely act as seed dispersers throughout their habitat.

    Humboldt’s Night Monkey

    Species Name: Aotus trivirgatus
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The three-striped night monkey (Aotus trivirgatus), also known as the northern owl monkey, Humboldt's Night Monkey, or northern night monkey, is one of several currently recognized species of owl monkeys.

    Humboldt’s Woolly Monkey

    Species Name: Lagothrix lagothricha
    Skin Color(s): Gray, Black, and brown
    Humboldt's woolly monkey, common woolly monkey, or brown woolly monkey (Lagothrix lagothricha) is a woolly monkey endemic to South America. Humboldt's woolly monkeys can show subtle mood swings and intentions with various facial expressions.

    Indochinese Black Langur

    Species Name: Trachypithecus ebenus
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The Indochinese black langur (Trachypithecus selbstus) is a little-known Lutung endemic to Laos and neighboring Vietnam. Because they live in dense forests and rarely venture outside, observing them in the wild can be difficult.

    King Colobus

    Species Name: Colobus polykomos
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The king colobus (Colobus polykomos), also called the western black and white colobus is a species of Old World monkey found in lowland and montane rainforests.

    Laotian Langur

    Species Name: Trachypithecus laotum
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The Laotian langur (Trachypithecus laotum), also known as white-browed black langur, is another primate species that nest in small limestone caves and holes that shelter from predators, rain, and cold.

    Lion-Tailed Macaque

    Species Name: Macaca silenus
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The lion-tailed macaque (Macaca silenus), also known as the wanderoo, is an Old World monkey native to the Western Ghats of South India. Lion-tailed macaques are diurnal and arboreal.

    Mantled Guereza

    Species Name: Colobus guereza
    Skin Color(s): Black and white
    The mantled guereza (Colobus guereza), also known as the guereza, Abyssinian black-and-white colobus, or eastern black-and-white colobus, is a black-and-white colobus, a species of Old World monkey. The mantled guerezas are typically diurnal.

    Mantled Howler Monkey

    Species Name: Alouatta palliata
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The Mantled howler monkey (Alouatta palliata) is a species of howler monkey, a New World monkey native to South and Central America. The species gets its name "mantled" from the long, protective hairs on its sides.

    Mentawai Langur

    Species Name: Presbytis potenziani
    Skin Color(s): Black
    Mentawai Langur is also called the Long-Tailed Langur, and it is native to the Mentawai Islands in Indonesia. The pelage of Mentawai langur is medium length, longer on the back of the shoulders and anterior of the flanks and shorter on the face, neck, abdomen, and under the thighs.

    Midas Tamarin

    Species Name: Saguinus midas
    Skin Color(s): Dark brown or Black
    The Midas tamarin (Saguinus midas), also called the red-handed tamarin or golden-handed tamarin is a New-World monkey in the Callitrichidae family. Midas tamarin is also known as golden tamarin or red-handed tamarin. This attests to the remarkably vivid colors of the feet and hands.

    Miss Waldron’s Red Colobus

    Species Name: Piliocolobus waldronae
    Skin Color(s): Black
    Miss Waldron's red colobus (Piliocolobus waldronae) is endemic to West Africa. Miss Waldron's red colobus was discovered in December 1933 by Willoughby P. Lowe, a collector at the British Museum (Natural History).

    Moustached Tamarin

    Species Name: Saguinus mystax
    Skin Color(s): Jet-Black
    Moustached tamarins, also known as black-chested moustached tamarins and Spyx's moustached tamarins, are native to Peru and Brazil. These monkeys are found in all strata of the lowland Amazon rainforest. The moustached tamarin gets its name from the lack of coloration in the facial hair around the mouth, which resembles a mustache.

    Napo Saki

    Species Name: Pithecia napensis
    Skin Color(s): Black or gray
    The Napo saki (Pithecia napensis), also called the Napo monk saki, is a species of saki monkey, a type of New World monkey. The species' common name is derived from the Napo River in its locality.

    Nilgiri Langur

    Species Name: Semnopithecus johnii
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The Nilgiri langur (Semnopithecus johnii), also called the black-leaf monkey, John's langur, and Indian hooded leaf monkey is a langur (a species of Old-World monkey) found in the Nilgiri foothills of the Western Ghats in southern India.

    North Sumatran Leaf Monkey

    Species Name: Presbytis thomasi
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The North Sumatran leaf monkey (Presbytis thomasi), also called Thomas's langur, is a primate species in the Cercopithecidae family. The North Sumatran leaf monkeys spend most of the day in groups resting, moving, or feeding.

    Oustalet’s Red Colobus

    Species Name: Piliocolobus oustaleti
    Skin Color(s): Black, dark gray, to reddish-brown
    (Piliocolobus oustaleti) is another species of red colobus that lives in various forest types in the southern Central African Republic, southern South Sudan, northern Democratic Republic of the Congo, and northeastern Congo.

    Peruvian Spider Monkey

    Species Name: Ateles chamek
    Skin Color(s): Black
    Peruvian spider monkeys, like other Ateles species, have a prehensile tail that can be used to facilitate brachiation. Typically, Peruvian spider monkeys have completely black fur and complexions, unlike the lighter red-faced black spider monkey.

    Pig-tailed Langur

    Species Name: Simias concolor
    Skin Color(s): Blackish-brown
    The pig-tailed langur (Simias concolor), monotypic in the Simias genus, is a great Old-World monkey native to several small islands off Sumatra, Indonesia. Adult pig-tailed langurs have black faces and small, turned-up noses.

    Preuss’s Red Colobus

    Species Name: Piliocolobus preussi
    Skin Color(s): Black
    Preuss's red colobus (Piliocolobus preussi) is native to the Cross-Sanaga Rivers eco-region. These old-world monkeys are restricted to small areas in Cameroon and Nigeria but once occupied a much larger area.

    Purple-faced Langur

    Species Name: Semnopithecus vetulus
    Skin Color(s): Black to gray
    The purple-faced langur (Semnopithecus vetulus), also called the purple-faced leaf monkey, is an Old World species native to Sri Lanka. The purple-faced langur is found in the closed forests of Sri Lanka's mountains and in the southwestern part of the country known as the 'wetland'.

    Robinson’s Banded Langur

    Species Name: Presbytis robinsoni
    Skin Color(s): Black
    Robinson's banded langur (Presbytis robinsoni), also known as Robinson's banded surili, is a monkey species in the Cercopithecidae family. Robinson Banded Langurs are generally shy and alert creatures, rarely leaving the comfort of the canopy.

    Schmidt’s Red-tailed Monkey

    Species Name: Cercopithecus ascanius
    Skin Color(s): Black, red, or orange
    The Schmidt's red-tailed monkey, also called the red-tailed guenon, Schmidt's guenon, or black-cheeked white-nosed monkey is a primate species in the Cercopithecidae family. The Schmidt's red-tailed monkey is named for its red coloration on the underside of its tail, as well as the bicolor coloration of its tail as the reddish color increases from the base to the tip.

    Semliki Red Colobus

    Species Name: Piliocolobus semlikiensis
    Skin Color(s): Red and Black
    The Semliki red colobus (Piliocolobus semlikiensis) is native to central Africa. The Semliki red colobus lives in the ironwood forest of the northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo between the Rwenzori Mountains and the Semliki River valley.

    Shortridge’s Capped Langur

    Species Name: Trachypithecus shortridgei
    Skin Color(s): Gray, brown, or Black
    The Shortridge's capped langur (Trachypithecus shortridgei) is a colobine primate inhabiting low to medium evergreen and semi-evergreen forests east of the Chindwin River in northeastern Myanmar and southwestern Myanmar, China, in the Nu and Dulong valleys.

    Siberut Langur

    Species Name: Presbytis siberu
    Skin Color(s): Jet Black
    Siberut langurs are native to the islands of North Pagai, South Pagai, and Sipora. Siberut langurs spend over 80 percent of their time resting and foraging and only a tiny portion traveling and socializing.

    Tenasserim Langur

    Species Name: Trachypithecus barbei
    Skin Color(s): Grayish Black
    Tenasserim lutung (Trachypithecus barbei) is a species of lutung. It occurs in Thailand and Myanmar. The species derived its common name from the Tenasserim Hills.

    Tonkean Macaque

    Species Name: Macaca tonkeana
    Skin Color(s): Black
    Tonkean macaques also known as Tonkean black macaques, are endemic to the central part of the island of Sulawesi and the neighboring Togian Islands in Indonesia. Tonkea macaques are pretty intelligent and creative.

    Udzungwa Red Colobus

    Species Name: Piliocolobus gordonorum
    Skin Color(s): White and Black
    The Udzungwa red colobus (Piliocolobus gordonorum), also called the Iringa red colobus or the Uzungwa red colobus is endemic to Tanzania.

    Ulindi River Red Colobus

    Species Name: Piliocolobus lulindicus
    Skin Color(s): Red and Black
    The Ulindi River red colobus (Piliocolobus lulindicus) is native to the Democratic Republic of the Congo. This Red Colobus species is named after the Ulindi River.

    Ursine Colobus

    Species Name: Colobus vellerosus
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The white-thighed colobus (Colobus vellerosus), also known as ursine colobus, white-thighed black-and-white colobus, and Geoffroy's black-and-white colobus, is a species of primate in the Cercopithecidae family.

    West Javan Langur

    Species Name: Trachypithecus mauritius
    Skin Color(s): Glossy Black
    The West Javan langur (Trachypithecus mauritius) is an Old-World monkey of the Colobinae subfamily. It was previously considered a subspecies of Trachypithecus auratus until Roos and Groves raised it to its own species.

    Western Red Colobus

    Species Name: Piliocolobus badius
    Skin Color(s): Brown, grey or Black
    The western red colobus (Piliocolobus badius), also called the Upper Guinean red colobus, rust red colobus, or bay red colobus is a species of Old-World monkey found in the forests of West Africa, from Senegal to Ghana.

    White-bellied Spider Monkey

    Species Name: Ateles belzebuth
    Skin Color(s): Black and yellow-creamy
    The white-bellied spider monkey (Ateles belzebuth), also called the long-haired or white-fronted spider monkey, is an endangered species of spider monkey, a species of New-World monkey. These arboreal monkeys spend most of their time in the canopy. They rarely go down. When they do, they drink water, eat dirt, traverse a treeless area, or run away from an aggressive opponent.

    White-headed Langur

    Species Name: Trachypithecus leucocephalus
    Skin Color(s): Black and white
    The white-headed langur (Trachypithecus leucocephalus) is an endangered species of langur native to Guangxi, China. As the common name suggests, a tuft of white fur covers this primate's head.

    White-Headed Marmoset

    Species Name: Callithrix geoffroyi
    Skin Color(s): Dark or Blackish brown
    The Geoffroy's marmoset, also called Geoffrey's marmoset, white-headed marmoset, or tufted-ear marmoset is a marmoset native to the forests of eastern Brazil, where it is native to Minas Gerais, Espírito Santo, and Bahia. Geoffroy's marmosets are said to follow swarms of army ants to catch insects expelled by the ants.

    White-Throated Capuchin

    Species Name: Cebus capucinus
    Skin Color(s): White and pale yellow
    White-throated capuchins, also called the white-headed capuchins, Colombian white-throated capuchins, and white-faced capuchins, are New World monkeys native to the tropical rainforests of western Colombia, Ecuador, and Panama.

    Yucatan Black Howler

    Species Name: Alouatta pigra
    Skin Color(s): Black
    The Yucatan black howler, also called the Guatemalan black howler or Central American black howler, is a New-World monkey native to Central America. The Yucatan black howler monkey is the largest species of howler monkey and among the largest monkeys in the New-World.

    Zanzibar Red Colobus

    Species Name: Piliocolobus kirkii
    Skin Color(s): Dark red to Black
    The Zanzibar red colobus (Piliocolobus kirkii) is endemic to Unguja, the main island of the Zanzibar archipelago off the coast of Tanzania. The Zanzibar red colobus, often referred to as Kirk's red colobus is named after Sir John Kirk, the British resident of Zanzibar who first spotted these creatures.


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