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Golden lion tamarin


The golden lion tamarin also known as the golden marmoset, is a small New World monkey of ... as 1995 suggest that there may only be at most 400 golden lion tamarins left in the wild. ... Much of th...

Golden Lion Tamarin (Leontopithecus Rosalia) - Animals - A-Z ...


Golden lion tamarins are best known for their bright fur which (as the name suggests) ... are estimated to be around 1,000 golden lion tamarin individuals left in the wild. ... Like, many other species of monkey, the golden lion tamarin is a diurnal ...

National Aquarium | Golden Lion Tamarin


The golden lion tamarin is listed as endangered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service ... Only about 1,500 are left in the wild, and about 30% of these were either ...

About Golden Lion Tamarins - National Zoo| FONZ


Golden lion tamarins inhabit the Atlantic coastal forest of Brazil. In Poço ("POH-so ") das Antas, they prefer swamp forest, which contains many vines and ...

(GLTs) and - FAQs - Save the Golden Lion Tamarin


GLT FAQs. 1. What are Golden Lion Tamarins (GLTs) and what do they look like? ... How many GLTS are needed to save GLTs from extinction? Scientists have ...

Golden lion tamarin Facts - SoftSchools


There are only 1500 golden lion tamarins left in the wild. ... Despite these efforts, golden lion tamarin is still seriously endangered animal that is facing uncertain ...

Golden Lion Tamarin (Leontopithecus rosalia) | WWF


Native to the Atlantic coastal forests of Brazil, the golden lion tamarin is an endangered ... Only about 800 are left in the wild, and about 30% of these were either ...

Golden Lion Tamarin - Zoo Atlanta


Golden lion tamarins have a number of features that are atypical for the Order ... They seem to prefer a humid, closed canopy forest with many vines, which ...

Golden Lion Tamarin Conservation Program - Zoo Atlanta


Find out more about golden lion tamarins at Zoo Atlanta ... Forest remains, with only 2 percent suitable for golden lion tamarins, much of which is fragmented.

Golden Lion Tamarin (Leontopithecus rosalia) | Rainforest Alliance


The squirrel-sized golden lion tamarin weighs just over a pound, is about 14 inches long, and is entirely golden, with a full mane encircling its head. This primate ...

Golden Lion Tamarin
Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Mammalia Order: Primates Family: Callitrichidae Genus: Leontopithecus Species: Leontopithecus rosalia
Golden Lion Tamarins (Leontopithecus rosalia) are small New World monkeys of the family Cebidae. Native to the humid coastal forests of Brazil, Golden Lion Tamarins are an endangered species and among the rarest animals in the... More »
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Golden Lion Tamarin: an Endangered Species - Bagheera


The golden lion tamarin's long, silky fur, particularly at the shoulders, gives it a ... suggest there may be as many as 400 golden lion tamarins left in the wild.

Golden Lion Tamarin - National Geographic


Learn all you wanted to know about golden lion tamarins with pictures, videos, ... These interesting animals are critically endangered, as are many of the forests ...

Current Status of Golden Lion Tamarins - National Zoo| FONZ


Golden lion tamarins inhabit the Atlantic coastal rainforest of Brazil in the areas just north of ... Some territories have been recolonized as many as three times.