Callithrix


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Callithrix

 

a genus of monkeys of the family Callithricadae. The body length measures 15–30 cm, the tail length 18–40 cm, and the weight 230–450 g. The coloring varies: completely black (black-penciled marmoset, C. penicillata), yellow (yellow-legged marmoset, C. chrysoleuca), black body with white head (Geoffrey’s marmoset, C. geoffroyi), or light body with dark tail (C. argentata). The hair is thick and rather long; there are usually tufts on the ears. There are eight species, distributed in South America (Brazil and Bolivia). The Callithrix inhabit trees and are very agile and quick. Living in groups of three to 12, they are active during the day. They feed on the leaves and fruit of trees, on insects, and on small birds and their eggs. After a gestation period of 140–150 days, the female gives birth to one to three young. The male often helps in rearing the young.

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melanochir 65 R(1) (Wied-Neuwied) Callithrix 7, 9, 29, R(1, 2, 4, 13), V geoffroyi 39, 40, 52, (Humboldt) 58, 64, 75 C.
3%) out of 75 Cebus apella and in whole blood of 1 (4%) of 25 Callithrix jaccus, of which 1 (50%) was a female and the other (50%) a male, all adults (Table I).
Ecologia e comportamento de Callithrix jacchus (Primates: Callitrichidae) numa ilha de floresta Atlantica.
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The results for the genera Procyon and Callithrix are in complete agreement with the zoogeography of these animals [7].
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lagothricha 39, 74, 76, 79, AM lugens Elliot, 105, 128, 203, 1907 * 297 Familia 62, 128, 129, AN Callitrichidae 290, 298, 299 Callimico Miranda- Ribeiro, 1912 Callimico snethlageri 67, 75, 129 goeldii (Thomas, 1904) Cebuella Gray, Callithrix AO 1866 Cebuella nigra, 75, 299 pygmaea (Spix, leoninus, 1823) niveiventris Saguinus Hoffmannsegg, 1807 Saguinus fuscus fuscicollis 65, 75 (Lesson, 1840) Saguinus salaguiensis, 12, 75 geoffroyi spixii (Pucheran, 1845) Saguinus salaguiensis, 12, 67, 75 inustus spixii (Schwartz, 1951) Saguinus pegasis 12, 67, 128 leucopus (Gunther, 1877) * Saguinus nigricollis Spix, 1823 S.
Este parasito ha sido reportado en primates no humanos como Saguinus spp, Callithrix spp y Aotus (Tantalean y Gozalo, 1994; Muller, 2007).
AN--Rylands y Mittermeirer (2009) y Cortes-Ortiz (2009) recientemente asignan los Callimico, Callithrix, Cebuella, Leontopithecus, Mico, y Saguinus a la familia Callitrichidae, separandola de Cebidae; previamente Rylands et al.