Saimiri


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Saimiri

 

(formerly Chrysothrix), a genus of platyrrhine monkeys of the subfamily Cebinae. Body length, 25–37 cm; tail length, 36—46 cm. The head is black, and there are white rings around the eyes. The genus has two species: the common squirrel monkey (Saimiri sciureus, which is distributed in South America north of the equator, and the red-backed squirrel monkey (S. oerstedii), which is native to Central America. Squirrel monkeys live in tropical forests in large troops (up to 100 individuals). They are extremely agile. Their diet consists of fruits, nuts, buds, insects, spiders, snails, frogs, and small birds. Squirrel monkeys in captivity can be easily tamed.

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Si se observan estrictamente los numeros de tasas de encuentro y densidad en el area de La Reforma, especialmente del transecto 2, podria pensarse que por presentar una densidad cercana y/o superior a la de Campo Hermoso, la condicion de las poblaciones es mas favorable; sin embargo, los altos valores para los indices de forma (Di), el indice de aislamiento con respecto a un parche y todos los parches (ai) y el indice de la interaccion (Ii) (Tabla 2), permiten observar la escasa conectividad de los fragmentos de vegetacion en La Reforma y por tanto argumentar que mas que una mayor densidad de individuos por unidad de area, lo que se observa es un claro proceso de hacinamiento debido a la alta capacidad de reproduccion de Saimiri sciureus (12,13).
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