Black-headed night monkey

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Black-headed Night Monkey)
Jump to: navigation, search
Black-headed night monkey[1]
Aotus nigriceps 1.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Family: Aotidae
Genus: Aotus
Species: A. nigriceps
Binomial name
Aotus nigriceps
(Dollman, 1909)
Black-headed Night Monkey area.png
Black-headed night monkey range

The black-headed night monkey (Aotus nigriceps) is a night monkey species from South America. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil and Peru.


  1. ^ Groves, C.P. (2005). Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M., eds. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. pp. 140–141. OCLC 62265494. ISBN 0-801-88221-4. 
  2. ^ Cornejo, F. & Palacios, E. (2008). "Aotus nigriceps". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 20 January 2012.