golden lion tamarin

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golden lion tamarin

n.
A small arboreal monkey (Leontopithecus rosalia) of Brazil, having a silky golden coat, a lionlike mane, and long digits with clawlike nails.
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in Golden Marmosets (A), Leontopithecus Rosalia (syn.
Studies that have been carried out on primate translocation have shown that primates may adapt to their new home sites, as has been the case with threatened species such as the golden tamarin Leontopithecus rosalia (Linnaeus) (Beck et al.
Debido a ello, con el objetivo de comprender la locomocion de este y otros primates, estudiamos la morfologia y morfometria de los musculos gracil y sartorio y la relacion entre ellos, en 3 especies de Leontopithecus rosalia.