Pygmy Marmoset

Explore the world of the Pygmy Marmoset with adorable pictures and fascinating facts. Learn about their behavior, habitat, and more about these cute little primates.
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The Pygmy Marmoset (Cebuella pygmaea) is a small species of New World monkey native to rainforests of the western Amazon Basin in South America. The species is notable for being the smallest monkey and one of the smallest primates in the world, at just over 100 grams (3.5 oz) (Madame Berthe's mouse lemur is smaller). It is generally found in evergreen and river-edge forests and is a gum-feeding specialist, or a gummivore. About 83% of the pygmy marmoset population lives in stable troops of…

Henri (Deuxième compte)

The Eberswalde Zoo in Germany welcomed this adorable newborn marmoset on June 29. The miniscule monkey was one of three born in the litter and had trouble taking milk from its mother, according to the European Pressphoto Agency. So the zoo is now raising the little one by hand, and from the looks of it, those hands are a perfect fit.Marmosets usually give birth to a pair of non-identical twins in


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