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GOELDI’S MONKEY

Callimico goeldii

Diet
Group Name
Distribution & Habitat
Omnivore:
In the wet season, their diet includes fruit, insects, spiders, lizards, frogs, and snakes. In the dry season, they feed on fungi, the only tropical primates known to depend on this source of food
A Tribe, A Troop, A Barrel or A Mission
Distribution:
Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia & Peru
Habitat: Forest
Fun Fact
Goeldis monkeys are able to jump as far as one end of a tennis court to another

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