Only the males actually have the striking White face that gives this primate its name. The females sport a very different salt-and-pepper complexion.
Let’s get cracking !
Sakis love nuts and other hard-shelled treats. Fortunately, they are equipped with the right teeth for opening
them. Their long, thin incisors, powerful canines and flat molars make the perfect nutcrackers.
Did you know that?
- Sakis can jump as far as ten metres, giving them their nickname “flying monkeys”.
- Up to 100 individuals live together in a tribe.