Pithecia

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Noun1.Pithecia - sakisPithecia - sakis          
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cebidae, family Cebidae - all the New World monkeys except marmosets and tamarins
saki - small arboreal monkey of tropical South America with long hair and bushy nonprehensile tail
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During 2013 the zoo celebrated the birth of a baby bonobo, a western lowland gorilla and more recently a Bornean orang utan, while among other newcomers were baby vicuna, pygmy goats, capybara, meerkats, marmoset babies, penguin chicks, a white faced saki monkey, snow leopard cubs and a crowned lemur.
A RARE white-faced saki monkey was welcomed to Dublin Zoo's South American House yesterday.
They also are home to several endangered animal species, including the northern bearded saki monkey, jaguars, giant anteaters, the giant armadillo, and the ariranha or giant Amazon otter.
The adorable tot, cradled by protective mother Joely is a white-faced Saki monkey born on April 10.
Keeping apes in shape: Trainee keeper Cerys Grove checks the weight of a male Saki monkey at Dudley Zoo.