The Golden Lion Tamarin is a type of monkey that is very small. They feature a golden color that may be various shades. They have a mane around the face which looks like a lion. They are found living only in the trees
The Golden Lion Tamarin can be up to 13 inches long for the body and then another 16 inches for the tail. They weigh less is one pound and they tend to blend in very well to their natural habitat as a means of avoiding predators. The Golden Lion Tamarin live in small social groups from 2-8 members.