Common Marmoset

Natural Habitat

Tropical Rain Forests in Brazil

Diet

Common Marmoset are adaptive eaters consuming fruit, vegetables and sap harvested from tree trunks along with insects

Conservation

Threat Level: Least Concern

Not threatened but are a problem due to inter breeding with other rarer subspecies from their range

Here at the Zoo

Sergio, rescued in association with the RSPCA after a ongoing pet welfare case lives with his girlfriend Valentina