Pygmy Marmoset, Black-tufted Marmoset, White-headed Marmoset, Silvery Marmoset, Black-headed Marmoset, Black-tailed Marmoset, Gold-and-white Marmoset, Roosmalens’ Dwarf Marmoset, Common Marmoset
7 – 16 years in captivity
South America throughout Brazil and Amazonia
Fruits, sap, gum and insects
They form stable close-knit groups consisting of pairs of males and females and their young
Gestation is from 130 – 170 days, the first age of reproduction is 17 – 20 months.
Classified as vulnerable and numbers are declining due to habitat destruction.
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