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Callitrichinae

Callitrichinae

a subfamily of the order primates that consists of four genera: callithrix (marmosets), cebuella (pygmy marmosets), leontopithecus (golden tamarins), and saguinus (tamarins). The members of this subfamily inhabit the tropical forests of south and central america.


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