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Common squirrel monkey, Saimiri sciureus, VT2456

Physical Description

Monkey with long tail mounted in a crouched sitting position on a branch. All limbs are contacting the base, and the tail is hanging down in a loose C-shaped curve towards the head. The head is pushed forward and facing forward, but the body is oriented so that the front of the base shows the PL side of the specimen. Is on a historic base.

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 420 x 310 x 240mm

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