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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My details Subscribe to Newsletter Sign out. Callithrix aurita white-eared marmoset Facebook. Rodents of Unusual Size. Posted 8 March Epiphytes and climbing plants are also abundant.
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The major threat to the buffy-tufted-ear marmoset is the widespread destruction of its Callithrlx Forest habitat. They are now both competing and hybridising with the local buffy-tufted-ear marmosets.
Geographic Range Callithrix aurita is aurota to the Atlantic forest of south-east Brazil. Additional threats to the buffy-tufted-ear marmoset include hunting for trade, as well as competition and interbreeding with introduced marmoset species. The origin of the family Callithrichidae is poorly understood for there are many species 11 marmosets and 16 tamarinds to date with more being discovered principally in the Amazon basin.
Their body size is small. Average number of offspring 2 Range gestation period to days Behavior Callithrix aurita forms social groups.
Precipitation is typically not limiting, but may be somewhat seasonal. Classification Kingdom Animalia animals Animalia: Buffy-tufted-ear marmoset Callithrix aurita.
Rodents of Unusual Size. Adaptive Radiations of Neotropical Primates. Like every species in distress a master plan is needed, one that locates existing populations; considers species protection in remnant areas; provides a detailed genetic inventory of the captive populations both here and abroad; creates a stud book and the encouragement of further breeding and finally stimulates future reintroductions in safe places that can pull the species back from its plight.
Buffy-tufted-ear marmoset Callithrix aurita.
The Buffy tufted ear marmoset (Callithrix aurita)
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They use all parts of the forest. Revista Brasileira de Biologia Green peafowl Pavo muticus. The callithdix incisors are small compared to other Callithrix because this species does not use its incisors to obtain plant exudates by perforating tree bark.
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They are the most southern distributed species in the Callithrix. Views Read Edit View history.