Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Moustached Tamarin



From Wikipedia:
The Moustached Tamarin, Saguinus mystax also known as Spix's Moustached Tamarin is a black tamarin with white nose, brownish back and white moustache.

The Moustached Tamarin is distributed in tropical forests of Brazil and Peru. Its diet consists mainly of fruits, tree gum, and insects.

There are two subspecies of the Moustached Tamarin:
Spix's Moustached Tamarin, Saguinus mysyax mystax
White-rumped Moustached Tamarin, Saguinus mystax pluto

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

looks like an old, furry owl.