callithrix definition

  • noun:
    • the type genus of the Callithricidae; the genuine marmosets.
    • A genus of Southern American platyrrhine monkeys, of the family members Cebidœ and subfamily Nyctipithecinœ, obtaining the end not prehensile; the sagouins or saguins, which there are numerous types.
    • [lowercase] An African green monkey, Cercopithecus sabœus.
    • type genus associated with Callithricidae: true marmosets
    • the kind genus for the Callithricidae; the genuine marmosets.
    • A genus of Southern United states platyrrhine monkeys, of this household Cebidœ and subfamily Nyctipithecinœ, obtaining the end perhaps not prehensile; the sagouins or saguins, that there are many types.
    • [lowercase] An African green monkey, Cercopithecus sabœus.
    • kind genus of the Callithricidae: real marmosets

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