Tití Cabeciblanco
ProAves Reserve

Saguinus oedipus

Tití Cabeciblanco
ProAves Reserve
Saguinus oedipus
Psarocolius cassini
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Date created: 2013

Area: 994 hectares

Average Temperature: 75 °F

Ecosystem: Tropical rainforests of the Pacific coast and tropical humid forests

Altitudinal range: Between 100 to 250 AMSL

Key species: Saguinus oedipus and Psarocolius cassini

Key species

Different species of threatened birds are conserved in the Nature Reserve, such as Psarocolius cassini (EN), Penelope ortoni (EN), Ara ambiguus (EN), Crax rubra (VU), among others. Likewise, the habitat of the species Saguinus Oedipus (CR) is conserved. In addition, within the conservation area-wide systems of streams contributing to the Pavarandó river that flows into Riosucio are protected.

Location and area

The Nature Reserve is located in the municipality of Riosucio, in the department of Chocó. It has 994 hectares between 100 and 250 meters above sea level, of forests with transitional characteristics between the tropical rain forests (bp-T) of the Pacific coast and the humid tropical forests (bh-T) of the Urabá Antioqueño area.

Ecosystem

Tropical rainforests of the Pacific Coast and tropical humid forests.