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Callitrichidae

Callitrichidae

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霊長目マーモセット科(キヌザル科)の哺乳類の総称。小形の猿で、キヌザル・ライオンタマリンなどがあり、熱帯雨林に分布。

The Callitrichidae (synonym Hapalidae) is one of five families of New World monkeys. The family includes several genera, including the marmosets, tamarins, and lion tamarins. For a few years, this group of animals was regarded as a subfamily, called the Callitrichinae, of the Family Cebidae.