Golden Lion Tamarin
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...
The golden lion tamarin gets its name from its bright reddish orange pelage and
the extra long hairs around the face and ears which give it a distinctive mane.
Apr 5, 2011 ... Fourteen Fun Facts About Golden Lion Tamarins. Yesterday I visited the
Smithsonian's National Zoo and took a quick look through the Small ...
Interesting Golden lion tamarin Facts: Golden lion tamarin is a small monkey. It
can reach 6 to 10 inches in length and between 17 and 24 pounds in weight.
The critically endangered golden lion tamarin is named for its striking orange
mane. ... Fast Facts. Type: Mammal; Diet: Omnivore; Average life span in the wild:
15 years ... These interesting animals are critically endangered, as are many of
Do you know that (golden lion tamarin interesting facts): - The golden lion tamarin
is a small monkey and its native home is the southeastern rainforests of Brazil.
Basic facts of golden lion tamarins. ... About 1,500 golden lion tamarins (GLTs)
live in the wild, most in or near the Reserva Biologica de Poço das Antas in the ...
IUCN - Endangered Where to see them: Orkin's Children Zoo. Fun Facts: Golden
lion tamarins have a number of features that are atypical for the Order Primates.
The golden lion tamarin is a small monkey native to the eastern rainforests of
Brazil. The golden lion tamarin is today considered an endangered species as ...
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