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Saimiri Voigt 1831 (squirrel monkey)

Mammalia - Primates - Cebidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 92616

Synonyms: Laventiana Rosenberger et al. 1991 (no. 163989), Neosaimiri Stirton 1951 (no. 40847)

Parent taxon: Cebidae according to C. J. Burgin et al. 2018

Sister taxa: Acrecebus, Alouattinae, Branisellinae, Callitrichinae, Cebinae, Cebupithecinae, Panamacebus, Saimiriinae, Sapajus, Stirtoninae, Tremacebinae

Subtaxa: Neosaimiri annectens, Neosaimiri fieldsi, Saimiri boliviensis, Saimiri cassiquiarensis, Saimiri collinsi, Saimiri macrodon, Saimiri oerstedii, Saimiri sciureus, Saimiri ustus, Saimiri vanzolinii, Simia morta

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Ecology: arboreal insectivore