The Golden lion tamarin is a funny looking and smooth animal that swings on trees.
It’s Scientific name is rosalia rosalia.
It is apart of a family monkey
The Golden Lion Tamarin has a main like a lion. It has a long tail like a tree kangaroo. The adults are 24 pounds and 24 inches long and half of is the tail. The Golden Lion Tamarin is very furry and smooth.
It lives in different types of tropical rainforest of Brazil
It swings from tree to tree and can walk on four feet and uses it’s tail to balance.
The Golden Lion Tamarin eats sweets, pulpy fruits, insects and small lizards. The zoo gives them nuts, fruits and monkey chow.
The female has babies in 5 to 6 weeks or twins in August or September.