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Chilecebus
Temporal range: Late Miocene
Chilecebus carrascoensis by paleoaeolos-d6qu3d8
An artist's illustration of Chilecebus carrascoensis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Family: Cebidae
Genus: Chilecebus
Flynn, Wyss, Charrier & Swisher, 1995
Species: C. carrascoensis
Binomial name
Chilecebus carrascoensis
Flynn, Wyss, Charrier and Swisher, 1995

Chilecebus is an extinct species of New World monkey that lived in what is now Chile during the Early Miocene some 20 million years ago. It had a body mass of about 1.3 pounds (600 grams).

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