Range Description. Callicebus nigrifrons is distributed over a relatively wide area in south-eastern Brazil. Its range includes much of So Paulo, southern Minas. Black-fronted titi monkeys, Callicebus nigrifrons, are endemic primates of the Atlantic forest of Brazil, and little is known about their diet and how. Am J Primatol. Aug;76(8) doi: /ajp Epub Mar 3. Vocal behavior of black-fronted titi monkeys (Callicebus nigrifrons): acoustic.

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Wikispecies has information related to Black-fronted Titi. The dominant habitat observed along each m interval of the transects was assigned to one of these categories, providing an estimate of the relative cover of each forest type.

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We found support for the hypothesis that vocalizations used for between-group communication are cooperative displays used by the mated pair callciebus other group members to regulate access to important food resources, such as fruits.

Interntional Journal of Primatology 18 4: Views Read Edit View history. Atlantic forest; black-fronted titi monkey; conservation; density.


A Primatologia no Brasil. This species information was authored as part of the Arkive and Universities Scheme. The black-fronted titi monkey Callicebus nigrifrons is a small New World monkey with a black face, forehead and ears 5.

Black-fronted titi in PradosBrazil.

On the other sightings, we encountered the following primate species in order of encounters: Unlike in many other monkeys, the tail is not prehensile 2 6. Share on Facebook Tweet Send email. Despite this difference, the titis were the second most abundant primate species in all nuclei in CSP, and presented an overall density estimate larger than most of the studies presented in table VIalthough they had nigriforns slightly lower troop size calljcebus.

Revista Brasileira de Zoologia 16 2: Prehensile Capable of grasping. MyARKive offers the scrapbook feature to signed-up members, allowing you to organize your favourite Migrifrons images and videos and share them with friends. American Journal of Primatology While foraging, the family group communicates using both visual and vocal signals as the male leads the group to suitable feeding areas 7.

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During the 13 month period, we walked a Titi monkeys typically live in small family groups, comprising a monogamous adult pair with their offspring 6 7.

Yellow-faced Amazon Alipiopsitta xanthops. Lindsey Paretti – Blood Island. It occurs in both mature and fragmented parts of the rainforest 1. They present almost no habitat limitation on occurrence, responding well to secondary forest, a predominant habitat in the CSP. Titi monkeys are territorial and guard their territories through vocalisations and through chasing away any unwanted intruders 7. Habitat, density and group size of primates in a Brazilian tropical forest.


We also observed some individuals ingesting arthropods on three occasions, indicating this food item may complete the titis diet.

Adaptative radiations of Neotropical Primates. Thus the sighting data were pooled and analyzed for the area as a whole. Even so, values somewhat higher than individuals are still smaller than the minimal viable population size of 7, individuals, as suggested by REED et al.

Black-fronted titi [1] Black-fronted titi in PradosBrazil Conservation status. Survey data on the diet of C.

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Transects length varied from 0. The number of sessions in each trail varied from 15 to 25, so that the total sample effort in each trail was approximately the same for that nucleus. Use dmy dates from July Articles with ‘species’ microformats All stub articles.