Latest Golden-headed Lion Tamarin Stories
A conservation campaign that helped save an endangered species of monkey in Brazil is now turning its attention towards preserving the forests that it calls home.
Golden-headed lion tamarin (Leontopithecus chrysomelas) is a lion tamarin, and is endemic to Brazil. It is found only in the lowland and premontane tropical forest fragments in the state of Bahia. It is considered to be an endangered species.
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.