Several threatened species have been recorded in the area, including the endangered Yucatan black howler monkey, Geoffroy’s Spider monkey and Baird’s tapir and the Sabrinus and Sanderson’s rain frogs. A number of vulnerable species also occur here including the Spanish cedar and Mahogany, Great curassow, Crested guan and Keel-billed motmot. Other species of note include the Ocellated turkey and the Water opossum.
We have categorized the wildlife found in the Park by IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.
Baird’s tapir (Tapirus bairdii)
Yucatan Black Howler Monkey (Alouatta pigra)
Geoffroy’s Spider Monkey (Ateles geoffroyi)
Sabrinus rain frog (Craugastor sabrinus)
Jaguar (Panthera onca)
Margay (Leopardus wiedii)
Ocelot (Leopardus pardalis)
Great curassow (Crax rubra)
For a full list of species that have been recorderded in the Park visit: www.protectedplanet.net/sites/Mayflower_Bocawina_National_Park/species