Cebus capucinus


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Noun1.Cebus capucinus - monkey of Central America and South America having thick hair on the head that resembles a monk's cowlCebus capucinus - monkey of Central America and South America having thick hair on the head that resembles a monk's cowl
New World monkey, platyrrhine, platyrrhinian - hairy-faced arboreal monkeys having widely separated nostrils and long usually prehensile tails
Cebus, genus Cebus - type genus of the Cebidae
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Population viability of Alouatta palliata (Primates: Atelidae) and Cebus capucinus (Primates: Cebidae) at Refugio de Vida Silvestre Privado Nogal, Sarapiqui, Heredia, Costa Rica
Ateles fusciceps, Cebus albifrons, Cebus apella, Cebus capucinus, Saimiri sciureus, Ateles hybridus, Lagothrix lagotricha, Saguinus oedipus y Saguinus leucopus.
gondii de 41% en Cebus albifrons, 13% en Cebus capucinus y 0% en C.
Intestinal parasites in white-faced capuchin monkeys Cebus capucinus Primates: Cebidae) inhabiting a protected area in the Limon province of Northeastern Costa Rica.
In Cebus capucinus, females mate with several males in the group, and social groups are periodically invaded (every three to four years, on average; Fedigan, 2003) by two or three adult males that usually evict former resident males and may fatally wound dependent infants (Fedigan, 2003; Fedigan and Jack, 2004).
La poblacion de primates neotropicales evaluados esta conformada por 65 individuos, pertenecientes a nueve especies taxonomicas: Ateles fusciceps, Cebus albifrons, Cebus apella, Cebus capucinus, Saimiri sciureus, Ateles hybridus, Lagothrix lagotricha, Saguinus oedipus y Saguinus leucopus.
The commonly recognized non-human primate species present in Costa Rica include Alouatta palliata Gray, 1849 (mantled howler monkey), Cebus capucinus Linnaeus, 1758 (white faced capuchin), Saimiri oerstedii Reinhardt, 1872 (squirrel monkey), and Ateles geoffroyi Kuhl, 1820 (spider monkey) (Rodriguez and Chinchilla 1996).
TABLE 1 Population and density estimates from Timmock and Vaughan (2002) (n=10) Estimated Total Population of Species Density (ind/ha) Specie in PLR Cebus capucinus 0.
Palabras clave: monos del Nuevo Mundo, Alouatta palliata, Ateles geoffroyi, Cebus capucinus, Saimiri oerstedii, isozimas, destruccion del habitat, conservacion biologica.