Hatena::Groupastrobot

Loris

Loris

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  • Nocturnal
  • mating system
    • similar to Galago
    • but NO matrilineal hierarchies.
    • females tend to disperse
    • little vocalization (i.e., quiet)
      • less socialize-able than Galago
    • scent mark
    • infants are carried more often, but also sometimes are parked.

Kingdom: Animalia

Phylum: Chordata

Class: Mammalia

Order: Primates

Family: Lorisidae

Subfamily: Lorisinae

Gray, 1821

belongs to Strepsirrhine

subfamily Lorisinae in family Lorisidae