Image Gallery: 25 Primates in Peril

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Rondo dwarf galago

Credit: © Conservation International / Stephen Nash (One-Time Use Only)
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 «
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