Mariposa the eats fruit from the chewing gum tree

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Baby Monkey at Laguna Puntas park near Coba. His name is Mariposa, which is Spanish for butterfly. He came closer when the guide started making noises to him. The guide said that the older monkeys don't come close to the ground, they've learned that jaguars will get them.
Mexico Caves & Cenotes photograph. Baby Monkey at Laguna Puntas park near Coba. His name is Mariposa, which is Spanish for butterfly. He came closer when the guide started making noises to him. The guide said that the older monkeys don't come close to the ground, they've learned that jaguars will get them.