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Lion tamarin
Leontopithecus

Leontopithecus caissara
Species: Leontopithecus caissara
Photo: Luiz Claudio Marigo

TAXONOMY

Suborder Haplorrhini
Infraorder Simiiformes
Family Cebidae
Subfamily Callitrichinae
Genus Leontopithecus
Species Leontopithecus caissara  (black-faced lion tamarin)
PIN Factsheet Leontopithecus chrysomelas  (golden-headed lion tamarin)
Leontopithecus chrysopygus  (black lion tamarin)
PIN Factsheet Leontopithecus rosalia  (golden lion tamarin)

COUNTRIES IN RANGE

Brazil

FACTSHEETS

Golden Lion Tamarin

Leontopithecus

Leontopithecus caissara

Leontopithecus chrysomelas

Leontopithecus chrysopygus

Leontopithecus rosalia

Leontopithecus rosalia rosalia