Golden-Headed Lion Tamarin

Named for its lion-like mane, the golden-headed lion tamarin fluffs up its mane to look big and intimidating to an intruder.

Length: 8.5 to 10 in Weight: 1 to 1.5 lb Lifespan: 11 yrs Habitat: Tropical rainforest Diet: Fruit, flowers, nectar, gum and small animals Risk Status: Species at Risk (IUCN—Endangered) Range: Eastern Brazil


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