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Galago

gregarious, nocturnal, arboreal, monkeylike prosimians, up to a foot long; silver-gray, brown or black. Includes bush-baby, great galago and other species.
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The bushbaby that did not flee the agonistic encounter was characterized as dominant and the "winner", while the bushbaby that fled the agonistic encounter was characterized as submissive.
Suitable for mum or dad, the Bushbaby Cocoon suits newborn to 12 months and can be used in conjunction with a car seat.
A single leap can carry a bushbaby two metres into the air - six times its body length and the equivalent to a human high-jumper clearing two stacked double decker buses.
THE ROLE OF AUDITORY INFORMATION IN FOOT RUBBING BEHAVIORS IN GARNETT'S BUSHBABY
The species that count the forest as habitat include the bushbaby, elephant shrews and sunbirds, as well as hippos, elephants and lions.
The present experiment reports sex-specific decreases in food intake in a prosimian primate, Garnett's bushbaby, following oral administration of l-tryptophan.
Although adults would probably prefer David Attenborough to a games- playing puppet honeypossum, bushbaby and chameleon, kids will love the magical world of these critters.
As well as the better-known elephants, lions and hippos, they are also home to species such as the bushbaby, elephant shrew and sunbird, as well as plants like the African violet.