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Callithrix jacchus Linnaeus 1758 (common marmoset)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Cebidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 232437

Alternative combinations: Hapale jacchus, Simia jacchus

Full reference: C. Linnaeus. 1758. Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Secundum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, cum Characteribus, Differentiis, Synonymis, Locis. Editio Decima 1:1-824

Belongs to Callithrix according to O. Thomas 1911

Sister taxa: Callithrix argentata, Callithrix pygmaea

Ecology: scansorial insectivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur length 57.2, humerus length 45.7, radius length 38.1, scapula 22.9 x 20.3, tibia length 60.5, ulna length 47.5

Estimated body mass: 645.4 g based on femur length, humerus length, tibia length, and ulna length