Oh look, here’s one now. Let’s ask. So what are you, a spider or a monkey? One or the other, you can’t have it both ways!
My name is a combination of the word spider, which is Latin for AAAAIIIIEEEEE! [Psycho music], and the word Monkey, which is a made-up word that is cute to say.
Hula Skirt Monkey would have been nice. That Carl Linnaeus sure has a lot to answer for.
Baby spider monkey learns to leap, via Zooborns.