What apes are in Brazil?

Does Brazil have apes?

Brazil has the highest diversity of primates (78species) and freshwater fish (over 3000 species) of any country in the world.

How many primates are in Brazil?

Of the 473 known species of primate, 118 have been recorded in Brazil. However, 40% of the country’s primates are threatened with extinction as a result of habitat loss and fragmentation, and hunting.

What are the monkeys in Rio?

The common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus) is a New World monkey. It originally lived on the northeastern coast of Brazil, in the states of Piaui, Paraiba, Ceará, Rio Grande do Norte, Pernambuco, Alagoas, and Bahia.

Common marmoset
Family: Callitrichidae
Genus: Callithrix
Species: C. jacchus
Binomial name

Which animal is not found in Brazil?

Red Panda is native to the Himalayan region in India and China. It is not found in Brazil. Lions are also not found in Brazil. They are found majorly in Africa and Asian regions like India.

Do raccoons live in Brazil?

Like racoons, they are completely omnivorous. If they can catch it, they will eat it – as long as they can keep it from pesky caracaras – scavenging birds of prey. They are quite a common animal in some parts of Brazil, but people outside the country have rarely heard of them.

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