Black-mantled Tamarin is a species of tamarin from the northwestern
Amazon in far western Brazil, southeastern Colombia and northeastern
Peru where they mainly eats insects, leaves, and fruit. They are
15–28 cm in length and their tail length is 27–42 cm. Family groups
consisting of a male, a female and 1 or 2 young live in a defined
territory - the female marks branches on the boundaries of the territory
with secretions of her anal glands and urine. The female gives birth
to 2 young after a gestation of 140 to 150 days. They are listed
as Least Concern due to its adaptability to disturbed habitats,
presumed large populations, and occurrence in a number of protected
areas. It is not believed to be declining at a rate sufficient to
qualify for a threatened category. Although they were captured for
export for biomedical research in the 60s and 70s, they are still
It is two in the morning
and something got me out of bed.
It is that feeling again
that feeling that says.
It is all going to come tumbling down.
You got lucky for a while
lived a life without people
but now it is all going to change
are you ready?
Sitting here now
as the words come out.
I guess I have to say
Yea in a way.
Marc Carver has published about a thousand poems around
the world but he gets the most enjoyment when he gets a call from someone
who says they like his work. So on he goes.