golden lion tamarin noun
: a tamarin (Leontopithecus rosalia) with a reddish-gold coat and mane that occurs in remnants of tropical forest in southeastern Brazil
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golden lion tamarin noun (Concise Encyclopedia)
Species of tamarin (Leontideus rosalia), having a thick, lionlike mane, black face, and long, silky, golden fur. A striking-looking animal, it is found in South America, where it is listed as critically endangered.
Variants of GOLDEN LION TAMARIN
golden lion tamarin or golden lion marmoset
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