are reputed to be among the cleverest of the New World Monkeys.
In the past, capuchins were trained to wear little suits and hats
and collect money for old-time organ grinders. Fortunately, this
sort of thing is rare today. A capuchins home is in the Central
and South American rain forests, where they travel through the tall
trees eating fruit and leaves, as well as birds' eggs, snails, and
to Species Index