The world's 25 most endangered primates have been named in a report released at the United Nations Convention on Biological Diversity on Oct. 15, 2012.…Read More »
These "Primates in Peril" include those hairy animals considered most in danger of becoming extinct from various threats, including destruction of their tropical-forest homes, illegal wildlife trade and commercial hunting for bush meat. Above, a Rondo dwarf galago (Galagoides rondoensis) from Tanzania. Less «
Northern brown howler monkey (Alouatta guariba guariba), Brazil. Added for the first time to The World's 25 Most Endangered Primates list in 2012.
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