Bloodthirsty White-Eared titi
The Bloodthirsty white-eared titi is a species of titi, or a small monkey. It averages 12-13 inches in length , not including the tail, which is often the same size as both the head and body combined. Like its normal titi cousin, it has a wide variety of fur colouration but almost all have lighter or white coloured ears. Some variations resemble a squirrel monkey. The main noticeable difference is that the eyes are bright red. This was thought to be a form of ocular albinism and gave the monkey its nickname as a joke. As it turns out this was quite prophetic.
When discovered 20 years ago, it was believed to be a normal version of the titi, until it was observed one titi consuming the flesh of a fallen creature, thought to be another ape species, in quite a vic...Read More