Callithrix aurita is endemic to the Atlantic forest of south-east Brazil. They occupy the montane forests of south-east Brazil in the southern part ofMinas Gerais. Learn more about the Buffy-tufted-ear marmoset – with amazing Buffy-tufted-ear marmoset photos and facts on Arkive. The Buffy tufted ear marmoset (Callithrix aurita). By Dominic Wormell. This tiny primate, known locally as the “little skull” because of its facial.
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In addition, the buffy-tufted-ear marmoset is found in a few protected areas throughout its range 1.
Callithrix aurita is primarily insectivorous. Lindsey Paretti – Blood Island. Wild boar Sus scrofa. Plenum Press, New York.
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Territory An area occupied and defended by an animal, a pair of animals or a colony. It is diurnal and arborealliving almost all its life in the trees. Callithrix aurita are captured as pets. Accessed December 31, at https: Iteroparous animals must, by definition, survive over multiple seasons or periodic condition changes. Glossary Atlantic Forest A highly biodiverse region found along the east coast of South America, comprising several different vegetation types, including high-altitude grassland, and lowland and montane forest.
Adaptive Radiations of Neotropical Primates. Rodents of Unusual Size. My details Subscribe to Newsletter Sign out. Team WILD, an elite squadron of science superheroes, needs your help! Of all the marmosetsit has the southernmost range.
Unlike most other marmosets, the buffy-tufted marmoset almost exclusively eats insects.
They are now both competing and hybridising with the local buffy-tufted-ear marmosets. The body of Callithix aurita is mostly black. Johns Hopkins University Press.
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The Animal Diversity Web is an educational resource written largely by and for college students. The buffy-tufted marmoset Callithrix auritaalso known as the buffy tufted-ear marmoset or white-eared marmosetis a New World monkey that lives in the forests on the Atlantic coast of southeast Brazil.
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X Close Link to this photo Embed this Arkive thumbnail link “portlet” by copying and pasting the code below. American Journal of Primatology7: Views Read Edit View history. They are the most southern distributed species calithrix the Callithrix.
Wikispecies has information related to Buffy-tufted marmoset. Do we want it to plummet such as the other closely rated species C. Hershkovitz callithrox, Rylands It lives in small groups of two to eight animals. Please donate to Arkive Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Today six distinct Atlantic Rainforest marmoset species are known and until recently these have been geographically separated.
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It may NOT be used within Apps. This species is featured in the Atlantic forest eco-region. In other words, Central and South America. The major threat to the buffy-tufted-ear marmoset is the widespread destruction of its Atlantic Forest habitat. Conservation Visit Support My Account. While ADW staff and contributors provide references to books and websites that we believe are reputable, we cannot necessarily endorse the contents of references beyond our control.
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