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Very young lemurine owl monkey, Lake Gatun, Republic of Panama

The owl monkeys (also known as the night monkeys) are the members of the genus Aotus of New World monkeys.

 

The lemurine owl monkeys likes to sleep at daytime and eats at night.

 

This shot is taken in a houseboat on a secluded cove on Lake Gatun.

 

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www.flickr.com/groups/zinnis_reisen/discuss/7215762950091...

 

but sorry, in German only.

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Taken on November 2, 2011