The marmosets /ˈmɑrmɵsɛt/ are 22 New World monkey species of the genera Callithrix, Cebuella, Callibella, and Mico. All four genera are part of the biological family Callitrichidae. The term marmoset is also used in reference to the Goeldi's marmoset, Callimico goeldii, which is closely related.

The marmosets /ˈmɑrmɵsɛt/ are 22 New World monkey species of the genera Callithrix, Cebuella, Callibella, and Mico. All four genera are part of the biological family Callitrichidae. The term marmoset is also used in reference to the Goeldi's marmoset, Callimico goeldii, which is closely related.

Peruvian Rainforest - Home to thousands of different animal species, including the world's smallest primate!

Peruvian Rainforest - Home to thousands of different animal species, including the world's smallest primate!

An adult male lesula, a newly-identified monkey species native to a limited area of central Democratic Republic of Congo.

New, Colorful Monkey Species Discovered

An adult male lesula, a newly-identified monkey species native to a limited area of central Democratic Republic of Congo.

If completely different species can get together; why can't we?!

If completely different species can get together; why can't we?!

New monkey discovered in Africa - It's face is amazing!

'Gorgeous' New Monkey Discovered in Africa

New monkey discovered in Africa - It's face is amazing!

Central American squirrel monkey, Saimiri oerstedii, smallest of the Costa Rican monkey species

Central American squirrel monkey, Saimiri oerstedii, smallest of the Costa Rican monkey species

A Japanese macaque, or "snow monkey," historically known as saru ("monkey"), but now known as Nihonzaru (Nihon "Japan" + saru) to distinguish it from other primates, is a terrestrial Old World monkey species native to Japan...it lives in areas where snow covers the ground for months each year - no other primate, with the exception of humans, is more northern-living, nor lives in a colder climate...

A Japanese macaque, or "snow monkey," historically known as saru ("monkey"), but now known as Nihonzaru (Nihon "Japan" + saru) to distinguish it from other primates, is a terrestrial Old World monkey species native to Japan...it lives in areas where snow covers the ground for months each year - no other primate, with the exception of humans, is more northern-living, nor lives in a colder climate...

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