Azara's Douroucoulis occur in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay and Peru. The numbers decrease. Threats include habitat loss due to agricultural development, and hunting.
■ Within EAZA, Bolivian Douroucouli captive population data are recorded in European Studbook since 2001. It is kept by Papiliorama, Kerzers.
■ Azara's Douroucouli is listed in Appendix II of Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES, or Washington Convention).
■ Phylum Chordata – chordates
■ Class Mammalia – mammals
■ Order Primates – primates
■ Family Aotidae – douroucoulis, or night monkeys
■ Species Aotus azarae – Azara's Douroucouli, or Azara's Night Monkey
■ Subspecies Aotus azarae boliviensis – Bolivian Douroucouli, or Bolivian Night Monkey