Primate Factsheets: Common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus) Behavior - adult marmosets

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Common Marmoset adult marmosets


Here, we quantitatively examined the ability of adult common marmosets ( Callithrix jacchus), a highly vocal New World primate species.

The common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus) is a New World monkey. It originally lived on the . Marmosets become sub-adults between nine and 14 months, act like adult and go through puberty. At 15 months, they reach adult size and are.

The pygmy marmoset (Cebuella pygmaea) is a small species of New World monkey native to . Adult marmosets will show modifications in the structure of their calls which mimic that of their group members. In addition to changes of existing.

Groups of common marmosets range in size from three to 15 animals, but over time, though very little is known about when and why adult common marmosets.