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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Germ cell differentiation in the marmoset (Callithrix jacchus) during fetal and neonatal life closely parallels that in the human.
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Traz ainda tres comunicacoes curtas: Glial cells aneuploid from culture of equine neonate spinal cord; Risco de transmissao da raiva humana pelo contato com saguis (Callithrix jacchus) no estado do Ceara, Brasil; e Lobacao pulmonar e distribuicao bronquica da jaritataca (Conepatus semistriatus, Boddaert, 1785)--comunicacao curta.
However, in callithrix primates (the primate family that Saguinus mystax belongs to), it is the females that perpetrate infanticide.
Model for the fetal recruitment of simian [gamma]-globin genes based on findings from two new world monkeys Cebus apella and Callithrix jacchus (Platyrrhini, Primates).
Infeccao natural do sagui Callithrix jacchus por tripanosoma do tipo cruzi.
Parthenogenetic activation of marmoset (Callithrix jacchus) oocytes and the development of marmoset parthenogenones in vitro and in vivo.
Adenocarcinoma of the uterus in a common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus).
De las especies animales observadas con mayor frecuencia, se notan: mamiferos, como perezoso (Bradypus variegatus Schinz, 1825), titi de pincel negro (Callithrix penicillata (E.
More recently it has been found that expectant males of cottontop tamarins and common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus) showed a significant weight increase during the last months of their mate's pregnancy whereas control males did not, which has been interpreted as fathers possibly preparing for the energetic cost of fatherhood (Ziegler, Prudom, Schultz-Darken, Kurian, & Snowdon, 2006).