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The Cutest Animals You've Never Heard Of

By Becky Ferreira Feb 7, 2014

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The Pygmy Marmoset

Whoa, is that thing a real-life gremlin!?! Nope, it's a the pygmy marmoset, the smallest monkey in the world. Measuring only five inches long on average, these tiny primates roam the Amazon jungle in tight-knit family packs. They are commonly known as finger monkeys, because, well...this. D'aww!

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Becky Ferreira

Becky Ferreira is a writer, performer, and raptor based in New York.

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