Emilia's marmoset

Emilia's marmoset[1][2]
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Family: Callitrichidae
Genus: Mico
Species: M. emiliae
Binomial name
Mico emiliae
(Thomas, 1920)
Geographic range in South America

Emilia's marmoset (Mico emiliae), also known as Snethlage's marmoset, is a marmoset endemic to Brazil.[1][4] It is found only in the Brazilian states of Pará and Mato Grosso.[3] It was named to honour German-born Brazilian ornithologist Emilie Snethlage.


Wikispecies has information related to: Emilia's Marmoset
  1. 1 2 Groves, C.P. (2005). Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M., eds. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 130. OCLC 62265494. ISBN 0-801-88221-4.
  2. Rylands AB & Mittermeier RA (2009). "The Diversity of the New World Primates (Platyrrhini)". In Garber PA, Estrada A, Bicca-Marques JC, Heymann EW & Strier KB. South American Primates: Comparative Perspectives in the Study of Behavior, Ecology, and Conservation. Springer. pp. 23–54. ISBN 978-0-387-78704-6.
  3. 1 2 Rylands, A. B. & Silva Jr., J. S. (2008). "Mico emiliae". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 2 January 2009.
  4. Emmons, L & Feer, F. (1997). Neotropical Rainforest Mammals.

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