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Cebuella is a genus of New World Monkeys that is part of the Callitrichidae family; a family that contains Marmosets and Tamarin species. This genus only has one meber, the Pygmy Marmoset, which is the smallest monkey in the entire world.

Pygmy Marmoset

Pygmy Marmoset

The Pygmy Marmoset (Cebuella Pygmaea) is a New World Monkey in the Callitrichidae family of monkeys and is native to the rainforests of South America. It is the smallest monkey that we know of, weighing in at a tiny 100 grams on average. Its normal dwellings consist of evergreen trees and forests along the edge of the Amazon River…