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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Conservation International — Biodiversity Hotspots March, http: Of all the marmosetsit has the southernmost range. Views Read Edit View history.
MyARKive offers the scrapbook feature to signed-up members, allowing you to organize your favourite Arkive images and videos and share them with friends. Retrieved 2 January Wildscreen With – Tom Hooker: This species is featured in: To cite this page: Rio Acari marmoset M.
This page was last edited on 8 Decemberat This species is featured in the Atlantic forest eco-region. Buffy-tufted-ear marmoset biology Active during the day, the buffy-tufted-ear marmoset can be found in small groups foraging in the tree canopy 2. Rodents of Unusual Size communitycoypucaloithrixecosystemenvironmentfilmmakerfilmmakinginvasiveinvasive speciesrodentsUSAWetlandswildlife Monday 24 September Wildscreen With – Tom Hooker: Auriga of Use – The displayed portlet may be used as a link from your website calluthrix Arkive’s online content for private, scientific, conservation or educational purposes only.
Do we want it to plummet such as the other closely rated species C. There are white spots on the forehead. It callithrlx NOT be used within Apps. Journal of the Zoological Society of London The body of Callithix aurita is mostly black. Rodents of Unusual Size. They don’t come down to the ground unless they auritaa feeding. Common marmoset and black pencilled marmosets are native to other areas but are often kept as pets. Help us share the wonders of the natural world.
Image credit Link to this image Add to scrapbook How you can use this callithirx. Additional threats to the buffy-tufted-ear marmoset include hunting for trade, as well as competition and interbreeding with introduced marmoset species.
Williams bright-eyed frog Boophis williamsi. Buffy-tufted-ear marmoset habitat The buffy-tufted-ear marmoset inhabits the Atlantic Forest region, generally occurring in montane rainforests, as well as disturbed secondary forestup to elevations of 1, metres, where temperatures may fall below freezing during the dry season April to September 5 6.
Which species are on the road to recovery? With a declining, highly fragmented population, this species faces an uncertain future 1. Gestation is approximately days and births are typically of twin offspring.
Sign up to our newsletter Get the latest wild news direct to your inbox. The buffy-tufted-ear marmoset inhabits the Atlantic Forest region, generally occurring in montane rainforests, as well as disturbed secondary forestup to elevations of 1, metres, where temperatures may fall below freezing during the dry season April to September 5 6.
It does not eat tree sap, which is why it has a very small snout. The ADW Team gratefully acknowledges their support. Share this image — Hide sharing options. This particular marmoset species does not feed on plant exudates as all other closely related marmoset species do.
Rodrigo wishes to use Calltihrix as an example of important captive breeding programme eliminating threats, capturing and sterilising non- C. Geoffroy in Humboldt, Geographic Range Callithrix aurita is endemic to the Atlantic forest of south-east Brazil.
During the recent workshop we held in Brazil, we focused on this marmoset, and one of the outcomes of the workshop was the production of the first working studybook for the species, along with a working group of primatologists focusing on the species in the wild and captivity. Endothermy is a synapomorphy of the Mammalia, although it may have arisen in a now extinct synapsid ancestor; the fossil record does not distinguish these possibilities.
Little is known about the buffy-tufted marmoset reproductive patterns.
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Wild boar Sus scrofa. University of Chicago Press, Chicago. In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Gestation period is about days, ranging from days to days. Team WILD, an elite squadron of science superheroes, needs your help!
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