Golden Lion Tamarin

Golden Lion Tamarin

These small monkeys live only in the unique Atlantic Coastal Forests of Brazil, where they are endangered mostly because of habitat loss. They live in small social groups almost entirely in the trees, rarely coming down to the forest floor.

Leontopithecus rosalia

Omnivore

South America

Rainforests

Golden lion tamarins may be seen year-round in their indoor and indoor/outdoor habitats near Base Camp Discovery.

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