Primates Information

Evolution and Distribution of Primates

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Get the chance in your visit, to learn basic info about human evolution,primates evolution and skeleton evolution.


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Did you know that some Monkey are known as New World Monkeys and others Old World Monkeys,where are they come from?.

Monkey Map

Monkey Park Map

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Species Information

White-handed Gibbon

We have four males of this Species, all born in the Park,the mother was donated from a private owner in Austria and the father was rescued in Mallorca.Gibbons have a longevity of 25 years.



Balombe is our male Dril,it is a species in extinction and very protected.He came to the park to live with two females that we had at that time.Unfortunately both females died after.We are looking for a better place for him, he is very aggressive. 


Black-tufted marmoset

The black-tufted marmoset (Callithrix penicillata), also known as Mico-estrela in Portuguese, is a species of New World monkey that lives primarily in the Neo-tropical gallery forests of the Brazilian Central Plateau.

Common marmoset

The common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus) is a New World monkey. It originally lived on the northeastern coast of Brazil, in the states of Piaui, Paraiba, Ceará, Rio Grande do Norte, Pernambuco, Alagoas and Bahia.

Angolan Talapoin

The Angolan talapoin (Miopithecus talapoin), also known as the southern talapoin, is a species of primate in the family Cercopithecidae. Talapoins are the smallest species of Old-World monkeys.

Black Mangabey

The black crested mangabey (Lophocebus aterrimus) is a species of primate in the family Cercopithecidae.

De Brazza's Monkey

DeBrazza’s monkey (Cercopithecus neglectus) is an Old World monkey endemic to the riverine and swamp forests of central Africa.

Campbell's Monkey

Campbell’s  monkey, also known as Campbell’s guenon and Campbell’s monkey (Cercopithecus campbelli) is a species of primate in the family Cercopithecidae found in the Ivory Coast, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Senegal, and Sierra Leone.

Patas Monkey

The patas monkey (Erythrocebus patas), also known as the wadi monkey or hussar monkey,

Indian Langur - Hanuman

The northern plains gray langur (Semnopithecus entellus), also known as the sacred langur, Bengal sacred langur and Hanuman langur, is a species of primate in the family Cercopithecidae.

Red-footed tortoise

The red-footed tortoise (Chelonoidis carbonarius) is a species of tortoise from northern South America.

Green iguana

The green iguana (Iguana iguana), also known as the American iguana, is a large, arboreal, mostly herbivorous species of lizard of the genus Iguana.

African spurred tortoise

The African spurred tortoise (Centrochelys sulcata), also called the sulcata tortoise, is a species of tortoise, which inhabits the southern edge of the Sahara desert, in Africa.

Red-handed tamarin

The red-handed tamarin (Saguinus midas), also known as the golden-handed tamarin or Midas tamarin, is a New World monkey belonging to the family Callitrichidae.

Squirrel Monkey

Common squirrel monkey is the traditional common name for several small squirrel monkey species native to the tropical areas of South America.

White-fronted amazon

The white-fronted amazon (Amazona albifrons) also known as the white-fronted parrot, or by the adopted slang term spectacled amazon parrot, is a Central American species of parrot.

Greater vasa parrot

The greater vasa parrot (Coracopsis vasa) is one of two species of vasa parrot, the other being the lesser vasa parrot C. nigra. The greater vasa parrot can be found throughout Madagascar and the Comoros.

Sun parakeet

The sun parakeet (Aratinga solstitialis), also known in aviculture as the sun conure, is a medium-sized, vibrantly colored parrot native to northeastern South America.

Crimson rosella

The crimson rosella (Platycercus elegans) is a parrot native to eastern and south eastern Australia which has been introduced to New Zealand and Norfolk Island.

White-cheeked turaco

The white-cheeked turaco (Tauraco leucotis) is a species of bird in the family Musophagidae. It is found in Eritrea, Ethiopia, and South Sudan.

Jandaya parakeet

The jandaya parakeet or jenday conure (Aratinga jandaya) is a small Neotropical parrot with green wings and tail, reddish-orange body,

Cotton-top tamarin

The cotton-top tamarin (Saguinus oedipus) is a small New World monkey weighing less than 0.5 kg (1.1 lb).

Goeldi's marmoset

The Goeldi’s marmoset or Goeldi’s monkey (Callimico goeldii) is a small, South American New World monkey that lives in the upper Amazon basin region of Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru.

Golden-headed lion tamarin

The golden-headed lion tamarin (Leontopithecus chrysomelas), also the golden-headed tamarin, is a lion tamarin endemic to Brazil.

White-headed marmoset

The white-headed marmoset (Callithrix geoffroyi), also known as the tufted-ear marmoset, Geoffroy’s marmoset, or Geoffrey’s marmoset, is a marmoset endemic to forests in eastern Brazil where native to Bahia, Espírito Santo and Minas Gerais, and introduced to Santa Catarina.

Brown-mantled tamarin

The brown-mantled tamarin (Leontocebus fuscicollis), also known as Spix’s saddle-back tamarin, is a species of saddle-back tamarin from South America.

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