Raikoala (ライコアラ) (raikoala) wrote in wtf_nature,
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Tamarins

Okay, I always kind of liked this guy:




(Every good monkey needs a proper beard!)

...named after this guy:

(Emperor William II - I am sure it's an honor to have a monkey named after you.)



Lovingly, it even goes by the name of Saguinus imperor, and looking into tamarins, I realized you find all sorts of lovely versions:


Mr. Cotton-top tamarin goes by the name of Saguinus oedipus




EDIT: Suggested tamarin styling:



Tags: mammal, monkey, primate, south america
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