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Squirrel monkey


Squirrel monkeys are New World monkeys of the genus Saimiri. They are the only genus in the subfamily Saimirinae. The name of the genus is of Tupi origin ...

Primate Factsheets: Squirrel monkey (Saimiri) Behavior


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 ...

Group formation of squirrel monkeys


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 ...

Breeding and rearing squirrel monkeys (Saimiri sciureus) in captivity.


A breeding colony of squirrel monkeys (Saimiri sciureus) was established to provide animals for behavioral research concerned with early development.

Squirrel Monkey Reproduction - Primate Care


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 ...

The Simian Society - Squirrel Monkey


Breed Review – Squirrel Monkey. Saimiri sciureus infant. KINGDOM: Animalia. PHYLUM: Cordata. CLASS: Mamalia. ORDER: Primates. FAMILY: Cebidae.

Squirrel Monkey (Saimiri) - Animals - A-Z Animals - Animal Facts ...


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 winner ...

ADW: Saimiri sciureus: INFORMATION


Squirrel monkeys are seasonal breeders. They mate between September and November, with birth between February and April. Gestation lasts 160-170 days.

Common Squirrel Monkey

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Squirrel monkeys have thick fur ranging in color from olive to grey on the body and ... Females then choose the largest male in their troop to breed with. Squirrel  ...

Squirrel Monkey Behavior in Research


Natural behavior refers to data collected on squirrel monkeys as they move ..... The breeding season of captive squirrel monkeys is probably controlled by a ...

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