The Strepsirhines

Duration: 2 hours

The Strepsirhines are primates from the suborder Strepsirhini. The Strepsirhini (“bent nose” in Greek) or Prosimians include Lemurs and Lorises from Madagascar mainly, but some also occur in Africa, Asia and Malay Archipelago. Learn about a variety of species within the suborder Strepsirhini. Understand their behaviour, common physical features that will help you identify different species.


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