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tam·a·rin

 (tăm′ə-rĭn, -răn′)
n.
Any of various small, long-tailed, arboreal monkeys of the genera Leontopithecus and Saguinus of Central and South America, closely related to and resembling the marmosets but having a larger body, longer limbs, and lower canines that extend well beyond the incisors.

[French, from Galibi.]

tamarin

(ˈtæmərɪn)
n
(Animals) any of numerous small monkeys of the genera Saguinus (or Leontocebus) and Leontideus, of South and Central American forests; similar to the marmosets: family Callithricidae
[C18: via French from Galibi]

tam•a•rin

(ˈtæm ə rɪn, -ˌræn)

n.
any South American marmoset of the genera Saguinus and Leontideus.
[1735–45; < French < Carib]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tamarin - small South American marmoset with silky fur and long nonprehensile tailtamarin - small South American marmoset with silky fur and long nonprehensile tail
marmoset - small soft-furred South American and Central American monkey with claws instead of nails
Leontocebus rosalia, silky tamarin - golden South American monkey with long soft hair forming a mane
Leontocebus oedipus, pinche - South American tamarin with a tufted head
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2000, respectivamente), en tanto que los sueros de las especies Saguinus mystax, Saguinus fuscicollis y Saimiri sciureos dieron resultados negativos.
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Chromosomal studies in Callicebus donacophilus pallescens, with classic and molecular cytogenetic approaches: Multicolour FISH using human and Saguinus oedipus painting probes.
AN--Rylands y Mittermeirer (2009) y Cortes-Ortiz (2009) recientemente asignan los Callimico, Callithrix, Cebuella, Leontopithecus, Mico, y Saguinus a la familia Callitrichidae, separandola de Cebidae; previamente Rylands et al.
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SP: 320757), el nectar de las inflorescencias es consumido por Saguinus bicolor bicolor (Primates: Callitrichidae).