- Common Name: Barbara Brown’s Titi
- Taxonomy Classification Year: 1990
- Monkey Size: 29 to 45 cm (11.4 to 17.7 inches)
- Skin Color(s): Brown
- Habitat: Forests
- Diet: Omnivorous
- Native Countries: Brazil
Barbara Brown’s Titi Distribution
Barbara Brown’s Titi Characteristics
Barbara Brown’s titi, also known as the northern Bahian blond titi or blond titi monkey, is a New World Monkey species.
- These titi monkeys are relatively small primates with long, coarse tails and thick, fluffy fur.
- The fur coat is dirty-colored on the backlight, gray or white on the flanks, and the abdomen and inside of the limbs are yellowish-grey.
- The feet and hands are black, and the long tail is orange.
- The head is round and small, there are black transverse stripes at the end, and the ear tufts are black.
Barbara Brown’s Titi Facts
- Barbara Brown’s titi is named in honor of Barbara Elaine Russell Brown, a zoologist.
- Females give birth to a single litter annually during the rainy season after a gestation period of 5 to 6 months.
- Both females and males are monogamous and sometimes stay together for life.
- They are most active at dusk and dawn, foraging for insects, fruit, and leaves, and rest at midday.
- Because they inhabit an area of Brazil, they face widespread habitat fragmentation and deforestation.
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