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COTTON-TOP TAMARIN

Saguinus oedipus

Diet
Group Name
Distribution & Habitat
Omnivore:
Its diet includes insects and a number of plants for whom many it is an important seed disperser in the tropical ecosystem
A Tribe, A Troop, A Barrel or A Mission
Distribution: Columbia
Habitat: Forest
Fun Fact
Cotton Top Tamarin Day. On the 15th of August every year Columbia celebrates Cotton Top Tamarin day where locals take part in parades and other activities to celebrate these incredibly rare monkeys

Under the current Government roadmap we are planning on reopening the week commencing the 12th of April for Zoo Tours and Meerkat Encounters. All other activities will resume from the 17th of May.

From the 12th - 18th of April we will have roadworks going on along the main drive. Please enter using the Honey Lane entrance if you have booked a date during that period. For directions click here.