Goodbye dear primates!

Today's news :

Twenty-five species of primate are now close to extinction, according to a report released at the UN’s Convention on Biological Diversity.
Pygmy Tarsier

Nine originate from Asia, six from Madagascar, five from Africa and five from the Neotropics. Some are appallingly close to the brink, such as the Pygmy Tarsier (Tarsius pumilus) of southern and central Sulawesi, with just three individuals captured inside the Lore Lindu National Park and one observed in the wild. [Read more...]