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Chimfunshi Chimpanzee Orphanage

This fun little destination is on the edge of Copperbelt Province, between Chingola and Solwezi. Chimfunshi takes in rescued Chimpanzees and cares for them and gives them a place to run around, climb, and just be chimps. 452 more words

Africa

The Cost of Commitment

Recently, I received notification via the MARMAM listserv about a publication. (The MARMAM listserv is really helpful for staying in the loop about marine mammal research/jobs. 860 more words

Nature&Biology

Bonnet Macaque

Bonnet Macaque (Macaca radiata) is a macaque endemic to southern India. – at Kaikatty, Nilgiris. 24 more words

Nature

Cotton Top Tamarin

It can be easy to anthropomorphise animals as you try to read their expressions and when you are looking to assign human emotions it is even easier with primates. 22 more words

The Lion Tailed Macaque - A Carnival Of Primates

The following stunts were performed by a troupe of trained professionals. Please don’t attempt them at home. It is believed that this is what makes them endangered. 799 more words

Wildlife

Khỉ đuôi lợn phương nam - Southern pig-tailed macaque, Sơn Trà 6/2017

Male southern pig-tailed macaque can reach a weight of 5–15 kg in large males, body length from 430-695 mm, the tail length of 150-320 mm. These monkeys are buff-brown with a darker back and lighter lower parts of the body. 110 more words

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Purgatorius: What is it?

Wikipedia reports: 
“For many years, there has been a large debate as to whether Purgatorius is a primitive member of the Primates or a basal member of the… 454 more words

Reptile Family Tree