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Pygmy marmoset family with three youngsters

PYGMY MARMOSET.....found in the rainforests of Brazil, Ecuador, Peru and Columbia......one of the smallest primates and the smallest monkey in the world....a body length of 4.75 - 6 inches, a tail of 7 - 9 inches and a weight 3.53 - 4 oz....spend most of their time in the trees and are rarely on the ground....a curled up Pygmy Marmoset fits into a human palm

The pygmy marmoset is a tiny primate that is exclusively found in the jungles of South America. The pygmy marmoset is known to be the smallest known species of monkey in the world.The pygmy marmoset averages at about tall, with a long tail behind.

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If ever there was a thing I coveted more in life, it’s a thumb monkey. Because Monkeys are great. Just my luck, owning one is illegal, unethical and not exactly good for the monkeys.

Marmoset-one of the smallest primate species!

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The pygmy marmoset is one of the world's smallest primates, and is the smallest true monkey, with a head-body length ranging from 117 to 152 millimetres to in) and a tail of 172 to 229 millimetres to in).

The pygmy marmoset is the smallest monkey in the world.  They are found in the Island of Madagascar

Baby Pygmy Marmosets - How Cute !I want a couple of these for pets, they are sooooo adorable :)

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