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Saguinus bicolor (Brazilian bare-faced tamarin)

Wikipedia Abstract

The pied tamarin (Saguinus bicolor) is an endangered primate species found in a restricted area in the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest.
View Wikipedia Record: Saguinus bicolor

Endangered Species

Status: Endangered
View IUCN Record: Saguinus bicolor

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 5.25
EDGE Score: 3.91


Adult Weight [2]  1.09 lbs (496 g)
Diet [3]  Carnivore (Invertebrates), Frugivore, Nectarivore
Diet - Fruit [3]  30 %
Diet - Invertibrates [3]  40 %
Diet - Nectar [3]  30 %
Forages - Arboreal [3]  100 %
Arboreal [1]  Yes
Gestation [2]  5 months 10 days
Litter Size [2]  2
Maximum Longevity [2]  19 years


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Monte Alegre varzea Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Uatuma-Trombetas moist forests Brazil, Guyana, Suriname Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Médio Rio Negro-Tarumã Açu / Tarumã Mirim State Environmental Protection Area 140339 Amazonas, Brazil      
Rio Negro-Setor Sul State Park 389950 Amazonas, Brazil      


Homo sapiens (man)[4]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Apenheul Primate Park
Bronx Zoo/Wildlife Conservat'n Society
Chattanooga Zoo at Warner Park
City of Belfast Zoo
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
Colchester Zoo
Dallas World Aquarium
Durrell Wildlife Conservation Trust
Granby Zoo / Zoo de Granby
Houston Zoo, Inc.
Howletts Wild Animal Parkbicolor
Jardim Zoologico / Lisbon Zoo
Jardin Zoologique de la Ville de Lyon
Lincoln Park Zoological Gardens
Miejski Ogrod Zoologiczny w Lodz
Mulhouse Zoo
Newquay Zoo (Cornwall Animal World)
North of England Zoological Society
Paignton Zoo Environmental Park
Palm Beach Zoo at Dreher Park
Paradise Wildlife Park
Parc Zoologique de La Palmyre
Parken Zoo i Eskilstuna AB
San Antonio Zoological Gardens & Aquar
San Francisco Zoological Gardens
Seneca Park Zoo
Shaldon Wildlife Trust
The Philadelphia Zoo
Thuringer Zoopark Erfurt
Zoo Parc de Beauval
Zoological Society of London
Zoologischer Garten Magdeburg

Range Map

South America;



Attributes / relations provided by
1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at
2de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774
3Hamish Wilman, Jonathan Belmaker, Jennifer Simpson, Carolina de la Rosa, Marcelo M. Rivadeneira, and Walter Jetz. 2014. EltonTraits 1.0: Species-level foraging attributes of the world's birds and mammals. Ecology 95:2027
4Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Protected Areas provided by Le Saout, S., Hoffmann, M., Shi, Y., Hughes, A., Bernard, C., Brooks, T.M., Bertzky, B., Butchart, S.H.M., Stuart, S.N., Badman, T. & Rodrigues, A.S.L. (2013) Protected areas and effective biodiversity conservation. Science, 342, 803–805
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