The common squirrel monkey (Saimiri sciureus) is a small New World monkey of
the family Cebidae, native to the tropical areas of South America.
Other names: S. boliviensis: black-headed squirrel monkey or Bolivian squirrel ...
The common squirrel monkey, S. sciureus subspecies, has brownish-gray ...
Taxonomic Notes: Saimiri taxonomy follows Hershkovitz (1984) and Groves (
2001, 2005). An alternative taxonomy is presented by Thorington Jr. (1985) as ...
Aggression is extremely common and Surinamese squirrel monkeys often have
disfiguring scars from fighting with group members (Boinski 1999; Boinski et al.
Squirrel monkeys are up to 12.5 inches long (body length), with a tail of
approximately 16 inches. They have a slender, lithe build, with a short greyish
coat and ...
Main Characteristics. The Common Squirrel Monkey is a small agile monkey.
They have a body length of approximately 32 cms (12.5 inches), a tail length of ...
Woburn Safari Park is home to some very playful Squirrel Monkeys, living in the
tree tops of the Monkey Business walkthrough. This unique exhibit allows you to
The Common Squirrel Monkey is one that gets its name for looking very similar to
the Squirrel. They are part of the New World Monkeys. The tropical regions of.
The Bare-eared Squirrel Monkey (Saimiri ustus) is a squirrel monkey endemic to
Brazil. They have black crowns and reddish backs. The common and Central ...
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Common Squirrel Monkey. Fast Facts. Common Name: Common Squirrel.
Monkey. Scientific Name: Saimiri sciureus. Family: Cebidae. Order: Primata.