Primate species: new slow loris found in Borneo
By Matt WalkerEditor, BBC Nature
New to science
A new species of small nocturnal primate has been discovered by scientists in Borneo.
The primate is a type of slow loris, a small cute-looking animal that is more closely related to bushbabies and lemurs than to monkeys or apes.
Uniquely among primates, they have a toxic bite, belying their appearance.
Two previously...published on December 14th, 2012 at 01:14