goeldi's monkey

goeldi's monkey

a small (about 8 oz, 8 inches long) monkey with thick soft brown to black hair. Arboreal and diurnal, they are sought after as research animals.
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Basal rate of metabolism and temperature regulation in Goeldi's monkey (Callimico goeldii).
The freezer alone allegedly contained the bodies of the tiger, lemurs, a Goeldi's monkey, sparrowhawks, buzzards and owls.
Among the animal bodies found in his garage were lemurs, a Goeldi's monkey, buzzards, owls, remains of a chimpanzee, marmosets, and the skull of a baby seal.
And as the animals bid for a perfect 3-0 record, Baileys, a Goeldi's monkey, has chosen Austria to beat Germany tomorrow.
The youngest animal in Dublin Zoo is also part of the ape world - Goeldi's monkey is just a month old.
And at the South American House, Susan welcomes a very cute new arrival - a baby Goeldi's monkey.
Director Leo Oosterweghel added: "The recent baby boom has helped to attract visitors with new births in the past few months including two Rothschild giraffes, a Goeldi's monkey and two Asian lion cubs.
A female Goeldi's monkey, which has yet to be named, has moved into her new home in the recently refurbished South American House.
The centre in Pershore Road is home to Goeldi's monkeys, European lynx, short clawed otters and an array of birds, snakes and insects.
And the zoo's group of Goeldi's monkeys saw another addition on 18 July 2001 with the birth of a female.
Titi and Goeldi's monkeys and emperor tamarins dart and dash over tree limbs while two-toed sloths and green iguanas move slowly through the forest canopy.