Peculiar Primates: Bald-headed Uakaris

Peculiar Primates: Bald-headed Uakaris

This month’s primate certainly turns heads in the rainforests of South America. Let’s just say this species isn’t winning any beauty contests, not by our human standards, anyway. When looking at this primate, we find ourselves remembering a really bad sunburn. Think...
Peculiar Primates: Emperor Tamarins

Peculiar Primates: Emperor Tamarins

Hello everyone, and welcome to the first post of Peculiar Primates! Our research at the University of Arkansas incorporates a lot of different primates, so we want to clue you in to some of the cool, weird, and awesome species that we study. Of course, we’ll cover the...