Uakaris feast primarily on seeds of immature fruits, ripe fruits, leaves, nectar, and a few insects including the caterpillar.
During the rainy season, uakaris spend most of their time high in the trees eating the fruits. In the dry season, they come to the forest floor to forage for seedlings and fallen seeds.
Animal Foods: insects
Plant Foods: leaves; seeds, grains, and nuts; fruit; nectar
Primary Diet: herbivore (Frugivore )