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ASIA - Purple-faced langurs (Trachypithecus vetulus), also known as the purple-faced leaf monkey, are endemic to Sri Lanka. They are decreasing in number due to development of their habitat.

Sri Lanka / Western Purple-faced langur (semnopithecus vestulus vestulus) Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Critically Endangered Ecuadorian brown-headed spider monkey (Ateles fusciceps fusciceps) is one of the 25 most endangered primates globally. Habitat loss and fragmentation along with hunting have caused a severe reduction in population size of this species. Furthermore, its habitat within the Ecuadorian Choco hotspot, has been seriously threatened by deforestation, cattle, and monoculture.

Participatory conservation of the Critically Endangered brown-headed spider monkey, Ecuador

Neotropics (New World) Most Endangered Primates 2014--2016 | Spider Monkey Conservation Project, Ateles hybridus, Caparo Forestry Reserve, Venezuela  Brown spider monkey Ateles hybridus is of particular interest for conservation. It is distributed in both Colombia and Venezuela, and considered Crtically Endangered due to habitat destruction. The spider monkey is included in the IUCN's 25 most endangered primate list.

Brown spider monkey (Ateles hybridus) is of particular interest for conservation. It is extremely endangered due to habitat destruction. The current situation of this primate in Caparo Forest Reserve in Venezuela is very alarming.

Asia | Tonkin Snub-Nosed Monkey Group (Rhinopithecus avunculus). The only two protected areas that this species occur in is the Na Hang Nature Reserve and the Cham Chu Nature Reserve. There isn’t really a lot that can be done to conserve this species because of all the illegal hunting but the Vietnam government is trying to establish a protected area in the Ha Giang Province where the Tonkin monkey population there will be safe. It is also illegal to kill this species of monkey in Vietnam.

Asia | Tonkin Snub-Nosed Monkey Group (Rhinopithecus avunculus). The only two protected areas that this species occur in is the Na Hang Nature Reserve and the Cham Chu Nature Reserve. There isn’t really a lot that can be done to conserve this species because of all the illegal hunting but the Vietnam government is trying to establish a protected area in the Ha Giang Province where the Tonkin monkey population there will be safe. It is also illegal to kill this species of monkey in Vietnam.

Hundreds of new species discovered in Amazon rainforest | Geekquinox - Yahoo News Canada

Hundreds of new species discovered in Amazon rainforest

Caquetá titi Callicebus caquetensis), also known as the red-bearded titi or the bushy-bearded titi, is a species of titi monkey endemic to Colombia found in the Department of Caquetá region.

Sand dollars can form large beds in soft bottom habitats. Sonar surveys in 2008 suggested that this particular sand dollar bed off Otter Rock could cover as much as 3 square kilometers in 15-20 m depths. This large sand dollar bed was first visually inspected with the ODFW Remotely Operated Vehicle which captured this image on video. The spatial extent of sand dollar beds off Oregon is not well known and visual surveys can help ground truth sonar work and provide information about the biotic…

Sand dollars can form large beds in soft bottom habitats. Sonar surveys in 2008 suggested that this particular sand dollar bed off Otter Rock could cover as much as 3 square kilometers in 15-20 m depths. This large sand dollar bed was first visually inspected with the ODFW Remotely Operated Vehicle which captured this image on video. The spatial extent of sand dollar beds off Oregon is not well known and visual surveys can help ground truth sonar work and provide information about the biotic…

Bradypus torquatus (Brazilian Three-toed Sloth, Maned Sloth, Maned Three-toed Sloth) is listed Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

Bradypus torquatus (Brazilian Three-toed Sloth, Maned Sloth, Maned Three-toed Sloth) is listed Vulnerable on the IUCN Red List.

Asia | PHILIPPINE TARSIER (Carlito syrichta) Philippine tarsier (carlito syrichta) kilala sa tawag na mawmag ng mga Cebuano/Visayan at mamag naman sa Luzon, sikat na sikat ito sa PILIPINAS lalo na sa Bohol, Samar, Leyte at Mindanao.

Asia | PHILIPPINE TARSIER (Carlito syrichta) Philippine tarsier (carlito syrichta) kilala sa tawag na mawmag ng mga Cebuano/Visayan at mamag naman sa Luzon, sikat na sikat ito sa PILIPINAS lalo na sa Bohol, Samar, Leyte at Mindanao.

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