, Volume 20, Issue 2, pp 277–287

Races of the emperor tamarin,Saguinus imperatorGoeldi (Callitrichidae, Primates)

  • Philip Hershkovitz

DOI: 10.1007/BF02373379

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Hershkovitz, P. Primates (1979) 20: 277. doi:10.1007/BF02373379


The two described subspecies of the emperor tamarin,Saguinus imperator imperatorGoeldi andSaguinus imperator subgrisescensLönnberg are defined and compared, the geographic range of each plotted.

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© Japan Monkey Centre 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • Philip Hershkovitz
    • 1
  1. 1.Field Museum of Natural HistoryChicagoU.S.A.