Pygmy marmoset - South America - Forest Canopy

Pygmy marmoset (Callithrix pygmaea)
The world’s smallest monkey, the pygmy marmoset would fit in the palm of your hand. Because bulky leaves are hard for small stomachs to digest and ripe fruits aren’t always available, pygmy marmosets take advantage of sugar-rich tree saps, gums, and protein-filled insects. They gouge out a shallow hole with their sharp teeth and lapping up the dripping sap.

Pygmy marmoset
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