Range Description. Callicebus nigrifrons is distributed over a relatively wide area in south-eastern Brazil. Its range includes much of So Paulo, southern Minas. Black-fronted titi monkeys, Callicebus nigrifrons, are endemic primates of the Atlantic forest of Brazil, and little is known about their diet and how. Am J Primatol. Aug;76(8) doi: /ajp Epub Mar 3. Vocal behavior of black-fronted titi monkeys (Callicebus nigrifrons): acoustic.

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The tail of the black-fronted titi monkey is orange or rusty-brown 5and is as long as the body 2. Retrieved 11 January Internacional Journal of Primatology 22 3: The Exotic Forest and the Initial Secondary Forest habitats didn’t obtain any titi records and the Late Secondary Forest habitat obtained an inferior number than expected, while the Araucaria Forest and the “Primary” Forest nigrirfons more records than it was expected.

Callicebus nigrifrons Spix Black bearded callicebys C. Mammal Species of the World: Find out more Learn about callicebis in the Atlantic forest: Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Massachusetts. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Review of ecological effects of roads on terrestrial and aquatic communities. Black-fronted titi monkey threats As an inhabitant of one of the most developed and populous regions of Brazil, the black-fronted titi monkey is, unsurprisingly, threatened by habitat loss 1.

Bolivian titi Callicebus modestus. X Close Image credit. Even so, values somewhat higher than individuals are still smaller than the minimal viable population size of 7, individuals, as suggested by REED et al. Synonyms Callicebus personatus nigrifrons.

If you are able to help please contact: Oxford University Press, Oxford. It moves along horizontal branches using all four limbs, as well as leaping between trees Population densities of primates in a Brazilian Atlantic forest. Fruit pulp was the principal item consumed for most the species Tab. Could these records again be evidence of the high adaptability of this species to secondary forest areas? The adult female gives birth to a single offspring between August and October 8after a gestation period of five to six months 9.


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Abundance indexes expressed little difference between nuclei, except for the caklicebus Pedra Grande, were the total primate abundance was greater.

Which species are on the road to recovery? During the 13 month period, we walked a With regard to the vertical stratification observed, the titis exhibited a considerable preference for the lower canopy 10 to 14 meters class. This study presents the results of a calliecbus of the C. Glossary Atlantic forest A highly biodiverse region found along the east coast of South America, comprising several different vegetation types, including high-altitude grassland, and lowland and montane forest.

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Image credit Link to this image Add to scrapbook How you can use this image. Revista do Instituto Florestal 5 2: Academic Press, New York. Johns Hopkins University Press.

Sample size was not large enough for reliable calculations of the Effective Strip Width ESW and the density parameter in each nucleus separately.

Primates of the Brazilian Atlantic Forest: Share on Facebook Tweet Send email. While foraging, the family group communicates using both visual and vocal signals as the male leads the group to suitable feeding areas 7. Yellow-faced Amazon Alipiopsitta xanthops.

Neotropical Primates 11 calpicebus Black-fronted titi monkeys create loud calls by combining a finite number of syllables to form more complex phrases, which are assembled to compose long sequences of loud calls. Table II presents this global abundance index as well as the same index for each nucleus. Callicebus nigrifrons was the second most abundant species, presenting an abundance index of nigrifronns.


Illinois, Plenum Press, p. Also, with the same objective, and only for this analyses, the data obtained in opportunistic encounters ad libitum during the study where also considered, raising the number of records from 39 to 60 Fig.

Taxonomic review of the Titi monkeys, genus Callicebus Thomas,with the description of two new species, Callicebus bernhardi and Callicebus stephennashifrom Brazilian Amazonia.

Estimates of minimum viable population sizes for vertebrates and factors influencing those estimates. London, Chapman and Hall, p. AfricachimpanzeeconservationfilmIn the Fieldlab chimpsLiberiaPrimatesprimatologyrehabilitationtrue storywildlife nigrlfrons, wildlife filmWildscreen Festival. The throat and chest of the black-fronted titi monkey are pale brown, and the hands and feet are black 5.

Black-fronted titi monkey habitat An inhabitant of the Atlantic forestthe black-fronted titi monkey favours the lower levels of the canopy.

Since the trails used during the census where of different length and were walked distinctively, the total habitat availability was calculated in function of the effort employed on each trail Tab. With broadax and firebrand: X Close Link to this photo Embed this Arkive thumbnail link “portlet” by copying and pasting the code below.

Survey data on the diet of C. Unlike in many other monkeys, the tail is not prehensile 2 6.

Structural and spatial organization of an Amazoniam terra firme forest primate community.