Red titi monkey (Callicebus discolor)

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Red titi monkey
IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern LEAST
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  • Titi monkeys typically feed on a range of fruits, leaves, insects and seeds.
  • Found from Peru to southern Colombia, the red titi monkey has one of the largest distributions of all titi monkey species.
  • Titi monkeys are thought to be monogamous, and tend to live in small, pair-bonded groups.
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Red titi monkey description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderPrimates
FamilyPitheciidae
GenusCallicebus (1)

Information on the red titi monkey (Callicebus discolor) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
titi monkey.
Spanish
Socayo, Songo Songo.
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Red titi monkey status

The red titi monkey is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1) and is listed on Appendix II of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (July, 2012)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (July, 2011)
    http://www.cites.org/
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Red titi monkey

© Manuel Mejia

Manuel Mejia
Calle 11 (No. 1508) entre Portete y Venezuela
Guayaquil
Ecuador
Tel: (593) 4 2364840
manuelmejiatoro@gmail.com
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