New Species of Monkey Discovered In Amazon Rainforest

Main report: New monkey species discovered in the Amazon Rainforest
(Fauna & Flora International)
Other Reporting: IFLScience
Scientific Paper: Papéis Avulsos de Zoologia   
New Taxa: Callicebus miltoni
Species named for: Primatologist Milton Thiago de Mello
Categories: Mammals | New Species
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Researchers discovered what they believed to be a new species of titi monkey in Brazil a few years ago. A flaming orange tail and ochre sideburns set new Brazilian monkey apart from its closest relatives.The new species has now been officially described in the journal Papéis Avulsos de Zoologia.

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