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In 2013, Laska and colleagues tested the abilities of humans, mice and spider monkeys to detect urine odors found in common mouse predators.
The goal is to ultimately improve conservation by learning where and how certain key species—like jaguars, peccaries, spider monkeys, and more—live in the forest.
Unlike virtually every other primate, spider monkeys have no thumbs, which could snag on the branches.
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SPIDER MONKEY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of spider monkey for English Language Learners
: a monkey of Central and South America that has long, thin arms and legs and a very long tail
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