Emperor tamarins can be easily recognised by their distinctive long white moustache. They also have a black face, grey-brown body and a long orange-red tail. Males and females look very similar and both have moustaches.
Emperor tamarins are found in the forests of Brazil and Peru.
They live together in small groups, often mixing with other species of tamarin.They usually have two babies at a time which are carried around by their father.
Conservation Status: Common
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