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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Rodrigo and his team believe that this is a very serious issue and they are committed to do something about it. This is the case for the Buffy-tufted-ear marmoset, C. Plenum Press, New York. It is now extremely difficult to find pure buffy-tufted-ear marmoset in the wild, a situation which is getting worse year on year. As well as gum, Annonaceae and Cactaceae. This species is featured in the Atlantic forest eco-region. It lives in small groups of two to eight animals. The principle result of the marmoset migration is inter-species hybridisation which is worrying from a conservation point of view as the original species starts to become extinct and a valuable gene type is lost forever.
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Image credit Link to this image Add to scrapbook How you can use this image. Rio Acari marmoset M. This species is featured in: Buffy-tufted-ear marmoset groups may comprise either a single breeding pair, along with their offspring and sometimes members of extended calithrix 1 8or a single male with multiple female breeding partners and their offspring 5 9.
Rodrigo wishes to use REGUA as an example of important captive breeding programme eliminating threats, capturing and sterilising non- C. Callithrx addition, the buffy-tufted-ear marmoset is found in a few protected areas throughout its range 1.
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Iteroparous animals must, by definition, survive over multiple seasons or periodic condition changes. They don’t come down to the ground unless they are feeding. Buffy-tufted-ear marmoset biology Active during the day, the buffy-tufted-ear marmoset can be arita in small groups foraging in the tree canopy 2. Lindsey Paretti – Blood Island AfricachimpanzeeconservationfilmIn the Fieldlab chimpsLiberiaPrimatesprimatologyrehabilitationtrue storywildlifewildlife filmWildscreen Festival.
The body of Callithix aurita is mostly black. HershkovitzMuskinNatori et al Other Physical Features endothermic bilateral symmetry Average mass g Aside from the insects the buffy-tufted ear marmoset consumes, this organism also consumes varying types of flowering plants, such as, Combretaceae and Leguminosae.
Average number of offspring 2 Aurits gestation period to days Behavior Callithrix aurita forms social groups.
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This species is featured in the Atlantic forest eco-region. American bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus. It is diurnal and arborealliving almost all its life in the trees. The fact remains that the Golden Lion Tamarin project has been a success. Prehensile Capable of grasping. Blog Friday 05 October Wildscreen With: From Wikipedia, the qurita encyclopedia.
Please donate to Arkive Help us share the wonders of the natural world. Which species are on the road to recovery? 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 callithrrix on the Atlantic coast of southeast Brazil.
The buffy-tufted marmoset resembles the common marmoset but is somewhat larger. Conservation International — Biodiversity Hotspots March, http: Williams bright-eyed frog Boophis williamsi.
He sees the higher areas as an ideal starting point to reintroduce these marmosets from captive breeding programmes. Please donate to Arkive Help us share the wonders of the natural world.
Buffy-tufted marmoset   Conservation status.
Gestation period is about days, ranging from days to days. AfricachimpanzeeconservationfilmIn the Fieldlab chimpsLiberiaPrimatesprimatologyrehabilitationtrue storywildlifewildlife filmWildscreen Festival. Accessed December 31, at https: Share this image — Hide sharing options. Like other marmosets it is adapted to an arboreal life, feeding mainly on insects, fruits and plant gums, which it obtains by gnawing into branches to release the exudates. What is to be done now?
The tail is black annulated with black and gray. Extant species of family Callitrichidae.