Red-capped Tamarin
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Order Primates

Family Callitrichidae

Scientific Name

Saguinus pileatus

Thumbnail Description

The hair is uniformly black, except for the one around the muzzle, which seems like “mustache”

Size & Weight

Adults:

BODY-LENGTH: 56 cm

TAIL:

Habitat

Dense forests

Distribution

Brazil (Western Amazon Basin)

Diet

Fruits, insects, eggs, small vertebrates

Reproduction

Unknown

Sexual Maturity

Unknown

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Speed

Unknown

Baby Name

Unknown

Home Range

Unknown

Group Name

Troops

Predators

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Arboreal, diurnal

Conservation Status

Least Concern