Nycticebus


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Noun1.Nycticebus - a genus of Lorisidae
mammal genus - a genus of mammals
family Lorisidae, Lorisidae - slow-moving omnivorous nocturnal primates of tropical Asia; usually tailless
Nycticebus pygmaeus, Nycticebus tardigradua, slow loris - stocky lemur of southeastern Asia
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The Slow Loris (Nycticebus coucang) and the Pygma Slow Loris (Nycticebus pygmaeus), two distinct species of Nycticebus, one genus of Lorisidae, belong to the Strepsirrhini, an ancient group of primates.
But in Vietnam, new measurements of wintertime body temperature for pygmy slow lorises (Nycticebus pygmaeus, one shown above) show bouts of chilly torpor lasting as long as 63 hours.
Keywords: Pygmy lorises, Nycticebus pygmaeus, fecal DNA, DNA extraction, noninvasive sampling.
Washington, December 14 ( ANI ): A University of Missouri doctoral student and her colleagues have recently identified three new species of slow loris (Nycticebus sp.).
Ecological niche modelling as a technique for assessing threats and setting conservation priorities for Asian slow lorises (Primates: Nycticebus).
No que diz respeito as especies do Velho Mundo (Macaca fascicularis, Macaca mulatta, Macaca cyclopis, Nycticebus concang, Hylobates pileatus), foi descrita uma forma pouco distinta de Trypanossoma cruzi que, para muitos autores, pode ser o Trypanossoma conorrhini, microrganismo encontrado em roedores na Africa (32).
A study of twelve primate taxa, including a loris (Nycticebus), several New World monkeys, several Old World monkeys, gibbons (Hylobates), gorilla, and chimpanzee, regressed percent time observed (by various research teams) in social play against the volumes of these two structures.
The only mammals present in the aviaries in $2, slow lorises (Nycticebus sp.), did not become ill.
Animals Identified at Sungai Sedik outside of Hunting Study Scientific Name English Name Than Name Birds Spizaetus cirrhatus changeable hawk-eagle lang Ketupa ketupu buffy fish-owl lang empelako' Sasia abnormis rufus piculet ketupong Macronous gularis striped tit-babbler engkecong Mammals Ptilocercus lowii pintailed treeshrew tupai/cit Rhinolophus trifoliatus trefoil horsehoe bat entawai Nycticebus coucan slow loris bengkang Lutra sumatrana hairy-nosed otter ringin