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Common marmoset

Common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus). Photo by Claire F.I. Watson

Common Marmoset Care, a new website, promotes the welfare of captive common marmosets (Callithrix jacchus) and illustrates their behavioural repertoire.

Designed to be approachable and fun to use, as well as instructive, the site is interactive and is illustrated extensively with photos and over 120 video clips to enjoy.


Pygmy Marmoset

pygmy marmoset

Pygmy marmoset (Callithrix pygmaea)

Pygmy marmosets are the smallest monkeys in the world, weighing a mere 119 g (4.20 oz) on average and measuring, on average, 136 mm (5.35 in).
Pygmy Marmoset Facts