Maués marmoset

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Maués Marmoset[1][2]
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Family: Callitrichidae
Genus: Mico
Species: M. mauesi
Binomial name
Mico mauesi
R.A. Mittermeier, Schwarz & Ayres, 1992
Mico mauesi distribution.svg
Geographic distribution

The Maués marmoset (Mico mauesi) is a marmoset endemic to Brazil. It is found only on the west bank of the Maués Açu River, in the Amazonas state.[3]


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  2. ^ Rylands AB, Mittermeier RA (2009). "The Diversity of the New World Primates (Platyrrhini)". In Garber PA, Estrada A, Bicca-Marques JC, Heymann EW, Strier KB. South American Primates: Comparative Perspectives in the Study of Behavior, Ecology, and Conservation. Springer. pp. 23–54. ISBN 978-0-387-78704-6. 
  3. ^ a b Rylands, A. B.; Silva Jr., J. S. & Mittermeier, R. A. (2008). "Mico mauesi". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 2 January 2009.