genus Saimiri


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Noun1.genus Saimiri - squirrel monkeysgenus Saimiri - squirrel monkeys      
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
Cebidae, family Cebidae - all the New World monkeys except marmosets and tamarins
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This sighting could be a result of trafficking in wildlife, or a remnant of the groups mentioned by Encarnacion and Cook (1998) since the distribution of the genus Saimiri does not extend to the western side of the Andes (Hershkovitz 1949).
Taxonomy of the squirrel monkey genus Saimiri (Cebidae, Platyrrhini): a preliminary report with description of a hitherto unnamed form.