The Central American squirrel monkey (Saimiri oerstedii) is a squirrel monkey
species from the .... The breeding season for the Central American squirrel
monkey is in September. All females come int...
Males remain in their natal groups and breed with immigrant females. ... In Peru,
squirrel monkeys live in multi-male/multi-female groups of 45 to 75 individuals ...
Squirrel monkeys (Saimiri spp.) have always been a common sight in zoos, but
this seems to have changed in the past few years. Breeding is often poor, and ...
Squirrel Monkeys - Reproduction. Females become sexually mature at appr 2.5
year, males at 4 year. In the wild births occur in the wet season (February and ...
Squirrel Monkey Breeding and Research Resource. The SMBRR is an NIH-
sponsored laboratory to study and provide information about squirrel monkey ...
Natural behavior refers to data collected on squirrel monkeys as they move .....
The breeding season of captive squirrel monkeys is probably controlled by a ...
At the start of the breeding season, the shoulders of male Squirrel Monkeys
broaden and they begin to fight aggressively for their right to mate, with the
Squirrel monkeys are seasonal breeders. They mate between September and
November, with birth between February and April. Gestation lasts 160-170 days.
Other facilities breeding squirrel monkeys also reported less successful
reproduction than that of other commonly used nonhuman primates (Johnsen
Habitat loss is the main threat to the survival of squirrel monkeys. As a result of
increased ... Males fight with each other to gain opportunity to mate. Pregnancy in