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 ...
A breeding colony of squirrel monkeys (Saimiri sciureus) was established to
provide animals for behavioral research concerned with early development.
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 cycle of mating for the Common Squirrel Monkey can depend on what
location where they live. They will typically mate when food is plentiful though.
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
The Saimiri, our little friend, the squirrel monkey, is still probably the most
common ... In captivity, the Saimiri will breed fairly well in zoos and private homes
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 ...
Other facilities breeding squirrel monkeys also reported less successful
reproduction than that of other commonly used nonhuman primates (Johnsen