Cottontop Tamarin is an Endangered, Please help!!
Why is it endangered?
Cottontop Tamarin, with scientific name of Saguinus Oedipus, are considered endangered because 75% of their natural habitat has been lost to deforestation. We as humans are the root to this problem so we have to make a change and bring the Cottontop Tamarin to an environment where it won't be threatened by us humans. So help these monkeys please!!!!
All about the Cottoptop madarin
The Cottontop Tamarin weighs around 15.2 oz while the average height at 8.2-10.2 inches. The Mandarin tail is actually taller than the animal itself averaging around the length of 13-16 inches. Cottontop Tamarin has a sagittal crest, with white hairs and is active during the day and lives in the tree tops at night. Usually the Cottontop Tamarin lives in troops of 2 to 14 members, led by the oldest female and dominant male. The Tamarin will be found in a lowland tropical forest, found in Central and South America. The niche for the Cottontop Tamarin is that it disperses seeds in the tropical ecosystem.