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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/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 ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_squirrel_monkey

The common squirrel monkey (Saimiri sciureus) is a small New World monkey of the family Cebidae, native to the tropical areas of South America.

pin.primate.wisc.edu/factsheets/entry/squirrel_monkey/behav

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 ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/409884

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

grants.nih.gov/grants/olaw/Squirrel_Monkeys.pdf

chimpanzees, macaques, marmosets and tamarins, and squirrel monkeys. Each species-section .... Olfaction is most important during the breeding and birthing ...

www.simiansociety.org/nonhuman-primate-species/squirrel-monkey

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

primatecare.com/primate-care-sheets/squirrel-monkeys/reproduction

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 ...

biology.ucr.edu/people/faculty/Saltzmanpubs/Schiml_etal_1996_PB.pdf

In squirrel monkeys, formation of new social groups at most times of the year can increase gonadal activity to levels indicative of breeding readiness in both ...

awionline.org/content/formation-captive-squirrel-monkey-group

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 ...

link.springer.com/article/10.1007/BF00324430

The mating system of squirrel monkeys (Saimiri oerstedi) in Parque Nacional ... the breeding season and cooperated in mobbing females to olfactorily evaluate ...