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Plecturocebus cupreus (red titi monkey; red titi; coppery titi monkey; coppery titi)

Synonyms: Callicebus cupreus; Callicebus cupreus acreanus; Callicebus egeria

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 6.1
EDGE Score: 1.96


Adult Weight [2]  2.47 lbs (1.12 kg)
Birth Weight [2]  74 grams
Diet [3]  Carnivore (Invertebrates), Frugivore, Herbivore
Diet - Fruit [3]  50 %
Diet - Invertibrates [3]  20 %
Diet - Plants [3]  30 %
Forages - Arboreal [3]  100 %
Arboreal [1]  Yes
Gestation [2]  4 months 12 days
Litter Size [2]  1
Litters / Year [2]  1
Maximum Longevity [2]  26 years
Weaning [2]  6 months 26 days


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Iquitos varzea Brazil, Peru, Bolivia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Juruá-Purus moist forests Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Monte Alegre varzea Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Purus varzea Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southwest Amazon moist forests Peru, Brazil, Bolivia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Reserva de la Biosfera de Yasuni Biosphere Reserve 4156313 Ecuador  
Sierra del Divisor Reserve Zone 3652986 Peru      
Vale do Javari Indigenous Area 21113875 Amazonas, Brazil      


Parasitized by 
Primasubulura distans <Unverified Name>[4]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Apenheul Primate Park
Blackpool Zoocupreus
Bristol Zoo Gardenscupreus
City of Belfast Zoocupreus
Cotswold Wildlife Park and Gardenscupreus
Denver Zoological Gardens
Dierenpark Wissel
Edinburgh Zoo-Scottish National Zoocupreus
Espace Zoologique la Boissiere du Dorecupreus
Fundacion Zoologica de Cali
La Vallée des Singes
Parque Recreativo y Zool. Piscilago
Santa Ana Zoo
Shaldon Wildlife Trustcupreus
Skansen Akvarietcupreus
Twycross Zoocupreus
Zoological Society of Londoncupreus
Zoologischer Garten Basel

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
4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Protected Areas provided by Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas in cooperation between the Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis and numerous collaborators.
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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