buffy-headed Marmoset
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Order Primates

Family Callitrichidae

Scientific Name

Callithrix flaviceps

Thumbnail Description

When dealing with threats such as raccoons, they will do so, but maintain their distance from 15-20m away

Size & Weight

Adults:

WEIGHT: 119 to 710 g

Habitat

Rainforests

Distribution

South-eastern Brazil

Diet

Fruits, gum, plant exudates, bird eggs, nestlings, vertebrates, invertebrates: primarily orthopterans, phasmids, coleopterans, caterpillars, tree frogs

Reproduction

Unknown

Sexual Maturity

Unknown

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Speed

Unknown

Baby Name

Unknown

Home Range

Unknown

Group Name

Unknown

Predators

Ocelots, anacondas, hawks, toucans

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Form groups of 8 – 10 members

Conservation Status

Near Threatened