genus Callithrix

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Noun1.genus Callithrix - type genus of the Callithricidae: true marmosetsgenus Callithrix - type genus of the Callithricidae: true marmosets
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
true marmoset - a marmoset
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The existence of mixed-species troops of the genus Callithrix has been reported in other studies (Alonso et al., 1987; Modesto and Bergallo, 2008; Sales et al., 2010).
de Faria, "Habitats, feeding ecology, and home range size in the genus Callithrix," in Marmosets and Tamarins: Systematics, Behaviour, and Ecology, A.
As the sample used in this study was from Southeast Brazil, we can only affirm that it was from the genus Callithrix.