Unknown Prim ate of South America.

Etymology: Similar to marimonda, the name for the white-bellied spider monkey in Colombia, Ecuador, and Venezuela.

Physical description: Slim body. Height, 5 feet when standing upright. Prehensile tail.

Behavior: Can walk upright. Call sounds like a human's.

Distribution: Río Orinoco basin, Venezuela. Possible explanation: White-bellied spider monkey (Ateles belzebuth), though these stand 3 feet 7 inches high at most.

Source: Robert, marquis de Wavrin, Les bêtes sauvages de l'Amazoonie et des autres régions de l'Amérique du Sud (Paris: Payot, 1951).

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