Thursday, September 10, 2009

Another silvery marmoset

Another silvery marmoset on a tree next to the Bosque reception center. They are known to survive this time of the year (dry season) by drilling into the trunks of select trees for sap. Leftover sap quickly turns into resin, which is also appreciated by these monkey.

1 comment:

SAPhotographs (Joan) said...

What I wouldn't give to have a pair of these!! WOW. I used to breed the Common Marmosets and love them. They are so sute. I have never seen these silver ones before. I like the Cotton-tops too.