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Leontopithecus rosalia (Golden Lion Tamarin) is a species of primates in the family Callitrichidae. It is listed as endangered by IUCN and in CITES Appendix I. It is found in the Neotropics. Kultaleijona Apina is a diurnal insectivore. Individuals are known to live for 297.6 months and can grow to 700 g. Reproduction is dioecious. Kultaleijona Apina has parental care (Paternal Care).

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  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/CITES_I
  • Definition: Appendix I lists species that are the most endangered among CITES-listed animals and plants. They are threatened with extinction and CITES prohibits international trade in specimens of these species except when the purpose of the import is not commercial, for instance for scientific research. In these exceptional cases, trade may take place provided it is authorized by the granting of both an import permit and an export permit (or re-export certificate). Article VII of the Convention provides for a number of exemptions to this general prohibition.
  • Source: https://www.speciesplus.net/#/taxon_concepts/6743/legal
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EOL has data for 66 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Golden Lion Tamarin. View this species on GBIF