- 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.
Species: P. potto
The potto (Perodicticus potto) is a strepsirrhine primate from the Lorisidae family. It is the only species in genus Perodicticus. The Potto is also known as Bosman's potto, after its supposed discoverer, and in some English-speaking parts of Africa it is called a softly-softly.