Month: October 2017

Howler Monkeys: The Noisiest Animals in the World

In Belize, the black howler monkey (Alouatta pigra) is commonly referred to as a “baboon”.  This is a bit of a misnomer since black howler monkeys are native to Belize, northern Guatemala, and southeastern Mexico while the term baboon is generally reserved for different groups of monkeys that live in …