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A subfamily in the family CEBIDAE that consists of four genera: CALLITHRIX (marmosets), CALLIMICO (Goeldi's monkey), LEONTOPITHECUS (lion tamarins), and SAGUINUS (long-tusked tamarins). The members of this family inhabit the tropical forests of South and Central America.

Year introduced: 2006 (1975)

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Tree Number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.988.400.600.150.150

MeSH Unique ID: D002143

Registry Number: txid9480

Entry Terms:

  • Callitrichidae
  • Callithricidae
  • Leontocebus
  • Genus Mico
  • Mico, Genus
  • Mico Genus
  • Genus, Mico
  • Cebuella
  • Cebuellas

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