White-faced capuchins frequently groom each other and have complex social structures within their troops. Individuals form alliances with other capuchins and these alliances are the basis for long-lasting friendships.
The white-faced capuchin is one of the longest living species of monkey in the world.
Evidence suggests that the white-faced capuchin uses tools during food gathering and also has knowledge of medicinal plants.
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WRR was founded in 1977 in San Antonio, Texas. Since 2001 its primary base of operations has been located on 212 acres near Kendalia, Texas, a property which was purchased through the generosity of three of our supporters.