Mojo, Jasmine, Selma

Mojo, Jasmine, Selma

Black-Headed Spider Monkey

Ateles fusciceps

Type: Mammal

Diet: Fruit and leaves

Average life span: 27 in the wild

Height: 15 to 20 inches (head and body)

Weight: 19 lb (male)

Birthdates: Mojo was born on August 18th 2001, Jasmine was born on May 22nd 1997, and Selma was born on June 15th 1974

Arrived at the Greenville Zoo:

Protection Status: Critically Endangered

Fun fact: Spider monkeys have a prehensile tail that is often used as a fifth limb that makes it easier to move through the trees.