29 Sep '14, 2pm

Did the world's only venomous primate evolve to mimic the cobra?

Did the world's only venomous primate evolve to mimic the cobra?

When the orangutan and the slow loris met - and no one was eaten (05/05/2014) In 2004 and 2012, scientists recorded rare encounters between two very different primates: southern Bornean orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus wurmbii) and Philippine slow loris (Nycticebus menagensis). But in neither case did the Bornean orangutan appear to attempt to kill the slow loris for consumption, which Sumatran orangutans are known to do, albeit very rarely. Lady Gaga gets bitten by venomous primate, sparking outrage over loris trafficking (02/25/2014) Last week, the musical artist, Lady Gaga, was 'nipped' by the world's only venomous primate, a slow loris, in a misguided attempt to use the animal in a new music video. After it bit the musician, the idea of using the primate in the video was dropped. This was just as well, according to loris expert Anna Nekaris, who says that slow lorises have b...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2014/0929-hance-slow-loris-cobra...

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