Callicebus

noun
Cal·​li·​ce·​bus | \ ˌkaləˈsēbəs \

Definition of Callicebus

: a genus of South American monkeys containing the titis

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History and Etymology for Callicebus

New Latin, from calli- + Greek kēbos, a long-tailed monkey

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“Callicebus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Callicebus. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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