Name: -Chaka (Black Howler Monkey)
Born: -August 6, 2009 at the Buffalo Zoo
Native Habitat/Range: -South American Tropical Rainforest
Place of Birth: Buffalo Zoo
Exhibit Location: -M&T Rainforest Falls
Favorite Food: -Grapes and Bananas
Favorite Activity: -Playing with the other monkeys, taking naps with mom.
Infants are born with the same light brown hair color as their mothers. When the male offspring reach maturity, their hair color will turn to black.
One of the reasons why Black Howler Monkeys are endangered is because of habitat destruction
Their Howl can be heard up to 3 miles away
There are herbivores
Black Howler Monkeys spend up to 80% of their days resting.
They can live up to 20 years