Superagüi lion tamarin

Superagüi lion tamarin

Kingdom
Phylum
Subphylum
Class
Order
SPECIES
Leontopithecus caissara
WEIGHT
600 g
LENGTH
30.5 cm

The black-faced lion tamarin or Superagüi lion tamarin is a small New World monkey of the family Callitrichidae. It is critically endangered and endemic to coastal forests in southeastern Brazil. There are several conservation projects and the total populations is unlikely to exceed 400 individuals. It is overall golden-orange with contrasting black head, legs and tail.

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Di

Diurnal

Fr

Frugivore

He

Herbivore

Ar

Arboreal

Zo

Zoochory

Is

Island endemic

Te

Territorial

Te

Terrestrial

Mo

Monogamy

So

Social

No

Not a migrant

S

starts with

Distribution

Geography

Continents
Countries
Biogeographical realms

Superagüi lion tamarin habitat map

Climate zones

Mating Habits

MATING BEHAVIOR
BABY CARRYING
2

References

1. Superagüi lion tamarin Wikipeida article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Superagüi_lion_tamarin
2. Superagüi lion tamarin on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/11503/17934846

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