new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white
White Faced Saki | by digitalART2
Back to photostream

White Faced Saki

The White-faced Saki (Pithecia pithecia), also known as the Guianan Saki and the Golden-faced Saki, is a species of saki monkey, a type of New World monkey, found in Brazil, French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, and Venezuela. This monkey mostly feed on fruits, but also nuts, seeds, and insects.

There are two recognized subspecies of this monkey:

Pithecia pithecia pithecia

Pithecia pithecia chrysocephala

33 faves
Taken on December 14, 2007