It's time to return to Tamarin
, so we refill the tank - at a cost of PS2.77 - before driving home.
Caption: A zookeeper releases a golden lion tamarin
into the wild.
The investment in Cap Tamarin
is Vantage Capital's eighth transaction in Fund III -- a US$280 million fund.
The new Cotton-Top Tamarins
will be well looked after at Drayton Manor Park's 15-acre zoo, which is also home to an array of animals, including a cheeky Meerkat mob and two adorable Red Pandas.
Arthur and Maria are the first cotton-top tamarins
at Chester Zoo for over a decade.
In this sense, it appears that the distribution of the black tamarin
is delimited to the south by the large rivers and also the open vegetation and more seasonal climate of the Cerrado (Fig.
Mamma, the cotton-top tamarin
, |with her healthy twins
A group of cotton-top tamarins
were being studied to learn more about their use of human-directed mobbing calls, but scientists saw that when a disliked member of zoo staff entered their habitation, the primates communicated with each other using "low amplitude vocalizations," the Independent reported.
Cultural highlights: In a country as varied as Mauritius, cultural highlights are manifold and include the Red Roof Chapel in Cap Malheureux, Maheshwarnath Temple at Triolet Shival, the Victoria 1840 sugar cane factory and the Salt Pans at Tamarin
. Keep an eye out for sega performances--during Mauritius's national dance, the feet never leave the ground, making for some very interesting body moves.
The Golden-Handed Tamarin
has a life span of 7-16 years whereas the Cotton Top Tamarin
can live till 25 years in captivity but not more than 13-16 years in the wild.
When people play their funky music for cotton-top tamarins
, the monkeys hardly get their groove on.