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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

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.