Wednesday, September 19, 2007
The squirrel monkey eats fruits, berries, nuts, seeds, insects, flowers, buds, leaves, spider,and small vertebrates. They live 7 to 10 years. They have 1 baby. They breed September to November. They live in large troops. The least threatened and most numerous of all south American primates. They live in tropical forest of south America, from the eastern edges of the Andes in Columbia and northern Peru to northeastern Brazil. They live at all levels of the forest.