Leontocebus

noun
Le·​on·​to·​ce·​bus | \ lēˌäntəˈsēbəs \

Definition of Leontocebus

: a genus of South American marmosets comprising the tamarins

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History and Etymology for Leontocebus

New Latin, from Greek leont-, leōn lion + New Latin Cebus

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“Leontocebus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Leontocebus. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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