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Saimiri boliviensis (Bolivian squirrel monkey)

Wikipedia Abstract

The black-capped squirrel monkey (Saimiri boliviensis) is a South American squirrel monkey, found in Bolivia, Brazil and Peru. This South American monkey can be found in numerous zoos (with over 80 zoos keeping them in Europe alone, the majority of them being of the Bolivian subspecies) around the world, including the Ellen Trout Zoo, London Zoo, Apenheul Primate Park and Auckland Zoo.
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Infraspecies

Saimiri boliviensis boliviensis (Bolivian Squirrel Monkey)
Saimiri boliviensis peruviensis (Peruvian Squirrel Monkey)

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
2
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
19
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 6.34
EDGE Score: 1.99

Attributes

Adult Weight [2]  1.36 lbs (615 g)
Arboreal [1]  Yes
Diet [1]  Omnivore
Gestation [2]  5 months 8 days
Litter Size [2]  1
Maximum Longevity [2]  30 years

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Beni savanna Bolivia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Grasslands, Savannas, and Shrublands
Bolivian Yungas Bolivia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Central Andean wet puna Peru, Bolivia Neotropic Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Chiquitano dry forests Bolivia, Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests
Iquitos varzea Brazil, Peru, Bolivia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Juruá-Purus moist forests Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Madeira-Tapajós moist forests Brazil, Bolivia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Monte Alegre varzea Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Napo moist forests Colombia, Venezuela, Peru Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Pantanal Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay Neotropic Flooded Grasslands and Savannas
Peruvian Yungas Peru Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Purus varzea Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Purus-Madeira moist forests Brazil Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Southwest Amazon moist forests Peru, Brazil, Bolivia Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests
Ucayali moist forests Peru Neotropic Tropical and Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Estacion Biologica Beni Biosphere Reserve VI 335178 Bolivia  
Madidi National Park II 3194501 Bolivia  
Manú National Park II 4213523 Cusco, Peru  
Reserva Cuzco Amazonico   Peru      
Reserva de Vida Silvestre Tahuamanu   Bolivia      

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Tropical Andes Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Venezuela No

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Enterobius vermicularis[3]
Necator americanus (hookworm)[3]
Prosthenorchis elegans[3]
Strongyloides stercoralis (threadworm)[3]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

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Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
AB Furuviksparken
Adelaide Zoo
 boliviensis
Africam Safari (Africam, S. A.)
Amazon Worldboliviensis
Apenheul Primate Park
 boliviensis
Aqua Zoo Frieslandperuviensis
Artis Zooboliviensis
Bellewaerde Parkboliviensis
Chessington World of Adventures, Ltd.
 boliviensis
Copenhagen Zooboliviensis
Curraghs Wildlife Parkboliviensis
Denver Zoological Gardensperuviensis
Dierenpark Emmen
 boliviensis
Drusillas Zoo Parkboliviensis
Espace Zoologique la Boissiere du Dore
 boliviensis
GaiaPark, Kerkrade Zooboliviensis
Jardim Zoologico / Lisbon Zooboliviensis
Jyllands Park Zoo
Kansas City Zoo
 peruviensis
Kittenberger Zoo
 boliviensis
La Vallée des Singesperuviensis
Le Pal, Parc Animalierboliviensis
Melbourne Zoo
Menagerie du Jardin des Plantesboliviensis
Mitchell Park Zoo
Montgomery Zoo
 peruviensis
Mulhouse Zoo
 boliviensis
Museum de Besanconboliviensis
Nyíregyházi Állatpark Nonprofit KFTboliviensis
Odense Zoologiske Haveboliviensis
Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo
 peruviensis
Parc Merveilleuxperuviensis
Parc Zoologique d'Amiensboliviensis
Parc Zoologique d'Amnevilleboliviensis
Parc Zoologique de Champrépusperuviensis
Parc Zoologique de la Barbenboliviensis
Parco Zoo di Falconaraperuviensis
Parken Zoo i Eskilstuna ABperuviensis
Parque Zoologico Huachipa
Perth Zoological Gardens
Phoenix Zooboliviensis
Potawatomi Zoo
Ree Park - Ebeltoft Safariboliviensis
Reserve Africaine de Sigean
Reserve Zoologique de Calviac
 peruviensis
Safari de Peaugres
 boliviensis
Safaripark Beekse Bergenboliviensis
Salzburg Zoo Hellbrunnboliviensis
San Antonio Zoological Gardens & Aquarboliviensis
Santa Ana Zooperuviensis
Szeged Zoo
Taronga Zoo
Terra Natura S.A.boliviensis
Tiergarten der Stadt Nürnbergboliviensis
Tierpark Dählhölzli
 boliviensis
Tierwelt Herbersteinboliviensis
Touroparc
 boliviensis
Utah's Hogle Zoo
 boliviensis
Wildlife World Zoo
Wilhelma Zoo
 boliviensis
Zivalski vrt Ljubljanaboliviensis
Zoo d'Asson
 boliviensis
Zoo de Doue-la-Fontaine
 boliviensis
Zoo de la Bourbansaisperuviensis
Zoo des Sables d'Olonneboliviensis
Zoo Osnabrückboliviensis
Zoo Parc Overloonboliviensis
Zoological Society of Ireland-Dublinboliviensis
Zoological Society of London
 boliviensis
Zoologischer Garten Basel
Zoologischer Garten Frankfurtboliviensis
ZooWorld Zoological Botanical Conserv.peruviensis

Range Map

South America;

Photos

Citations

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 animaldiversity.org 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 3Nunn, C. L., and S. Altizer. 2005. The Global Mammal Parasite Database: An Online Resource for Infectious Disease Records in Wild Primates. Evolutionary Anthroplogy 14:1-2.
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
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Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
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