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SPECIES Saimiri sciureus

Author:Linnaeus, 1758.
Citation:Syst. Nat., 10th ed., 1: 29.
Common Name:Common Squirrel Monkey
Type Locality:Guyana, Kartabo.
Distribution:N Brazil north of the Amazon-Jurua system, and south of the Amazon east of the Rio Xingu or the Rio Iriri; Marajo Isl (Brazil), Guyana, French Guiana, Surinam, Venezuela, Colombia, E Ecuador, NE Peru.
Status:CITES Appendix II; IUCN Least Concern.
Comments:S. sciureus species group.
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SUBSPECIES sciureus

SUBSPECIES albigena

SUBSPECIES cassiquiarensis

SUBSPECIES macrodon

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