Order : Primates
Family : Cebidae
Subfamily : Callicebinae
Facts about the subfamily Callicebinae, the titi monkeys
(4 points) they can't do it (1 point) long calls in gibbons or titi monkeys is as good as you get in the wild (1 point) in the lab: production - they never get beyond simple combinations (usually two symbols) with no patterns of combination (1 point) comprehension - kanzi seems to be able to understand some of the syntactic "glue", based on his performance (1 point) e.
(Illustration courtesy Stephen Nash/Conservation International) Titi monkeys are about the size of a small cat.
com From: Brad on 03/22/99 The Amazing World Of Lemurs, Monkeys, And Apes by Barbara Sleeper Part 33DUSKY TITI MONKEY (Callicebus donacophilus) Dusky titi monkeys are one of Three species of titi monkeys native to the tropical rain forests of South America.
Schwindt2 1Department of Anthropology, New York University, and the New York Consortium in Evolutionary Primatology (NYCEP), 2Earth and Environmental Science Program, Department of Biology, New York University Titi monkeys are one of three genera of platyrrhine primates that typically live in monogamous social groups.
The Titi Monkeys are similar to the Douroucouli in that they have a primitive brain but they are diurnal and live in small family groups which occupy such small areas that their densities in some areas may reach the figure of 500 per square kilometre (c.
Titi monkeys are largely folivorous, often feeding on the leaves of bamboo shoots.
Titi monkeys are used primarily in biobehavioral studies of attachment and parental behavior.
Behavior Masked titi monkeys are diurnal and arboreal forest dwellers (Nowak, 1999). (Full text)
Titi monkeys are about the size of a small cat. (Full text)
Over 3300 primates including squirrel monkeys, pig-tailed macaques, bonnet macaques, crab-eating macaques, rhesus macaques, and titi monkeys are experimented on day in and day out. (Full text)