Gallery description : squirrel monkey

The average weight of the squirrel monkey is 0.75kg -1.1k g (1.7lbs - 2.4lbs). Squirrel Monkey inhabits dense, tropical jungle close to a stream. It has a fur skin type. The preferred food type is omnivore. The maximum speed it can reach is 35kph (22mph). The life span is 15 - 20 years.

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Facts about squirrel monkeys
NameSquirrel Monkey
LifestyleDiurnal
Skin TypeFur
ColourOlive, grey, yellow, black
GenusSaimiri
ClassMammalia
HabitatDense, tropical jungle close to a stream
Top Speed35kph (22mph)
DietOmnivore
Scientific NameSaimiri
PreyFruit, insects, flowers
KingdomAnimalia
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Life Span15 - 20 years
PhylumChordata
PredatorsBirds of prey, snakes, humans
GroupMammal
OrderPrimates
Weight0.75kg -1.1k g (1.7lbs - 2.4lbs)
Common NameSquirrel monkey
Average Litter Size1
Size (H)25cm - 36cm (9.8in - 14in)
FamilyCebidae
Image Details
Description Squirrel monkey. Cute newborn squirrel monkey gets warm welcome to Newquay Zoo
Width 1520 pixels
Heigh 960 pixels
File type JPG
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