Squirrel monkeys are New World monkeys of the genus Saimiri. They are the
only genus in the subfamily Saimirinae. The name of the genus Saimiri is of Tupi
Squirrel Monkey Classification and EvolutionThe Squirrel Monkey is a small
species of New World Monkey that is natively found in the forests and tropical ...
Squirrel monkeys have a slender build with a short greyish dense coat. ... The
habitat of a squirrel monkey is in the northern part of South America to Peru, ...
Squirrel monkey is one of the smallest members of the primate group. There are
five species of squirrel monkey that can be found in Central and South America.
Other names: S. boliviensis: black-headed squirrel monkey or Bolivian squirrel
monkey; .... Squirrel monkeys are habitat generalists and have few restrictive ...
Common Squirrel Monkey Range Map (South America) ... Habitat Common
Squirrel Monkey's live in the tropical forests of Brazil, Columbia, Ecuador, French
Squirrel Monkeys (New World Monkeys) Squirrel monkeys live in the tropical
forests of Central and South America. Their range extends from Costa Rica
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.
Nov 29, 2008 ... Squirrel monkeys weigh 1.5-2.5 lbs, and are diurnal, or active during ... Currently,
deforestation and habitat destruction due to agriculture and ...
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Common Squirrel Monkey. Fast Facts. Common Name: Common Squirrel.
Monkey. Scientific Name: Saimiri sciureus. Family: Cebidae. Order: Primata.