Wied's marmoset

Wied's marmoset

Kingdom
Phylum
Subphylum
Class
Order
Genus
SPECIES
Callithrix kuhlii
WEIGHT
350-400 g

Wied's marmoset, also known as Wied's black-tufted-ear marmoset, is a New World monkey that lives in tropical and subtropical forests of eastern Brazil. Unlike other marmosets, Wied's marmoset lives in groups consisting of 4 or 5 females and 2 or 3 males . They are matriarchal, and only the dominant female is allowed to mate. Like other marmosets, the offspring are always born in pairs.

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Di

Diurnal

He

Herbivore

Ar

Arboreal

Zo

Zoochory

Po

Pollinator

Sc

Scansorial

Te

Terrestrial

Te

Territorial

Vi

Viviparous

Co

Cooperative breeder

Po

Polyandry

Po

Polygamy

Do

Dominance hierarchy

So

Social

Hi

Highly social

No

Not a migrant

W

starts with

Distribution

Geography

Continents
Countries
Biogeographical realms

Wied's marmoset habitat map

Climate zones

Diet and Nutrition

Mating Habits

PREGNANCY DURATION
4.5 months
BABY CARRYING
2
INDEPENDENT AGE
12 months

References

1. Wied's marmoset Wikipedia article - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wied's_marmoset
2. Wied's marmoset on The IUCN Red List site - https://www.iucnredlist.org/species/3575/17936243

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