Brown greater galago ©en.wikipedia.org
Brown greater galago ©en.wikipedia.org

Order Primates

Family Galagidae

Scientific Name

Otolemur crassicaudatus

Other Names

Large-eared greater galago

Thumbnail Description

It is the largest in the family of galagos. During the day, it rests 5 to 12 meters above the ground in a dense tangle of creepers or in the hollow of a tree

Size & Weight

Adults:

HEAD-BODY-LENGTH: 26 to 47 cm

WEIGHT: (males) 1.5 kg (3.3 lb) (females) 1.2 kg (2.6 lb)

TAIL: 29 to 55 cm

Habitat

Riverine, coastal forest

Distribution

Angola, Tanzania, southern Kenya, Somalia

Diet

Berries, figs, seeds, acacia gum, flowers, insects, slugs, reptiles, small birds

Reproduction

1 – 3

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

18 years

Speed

Unknown

Baby Name

Unknown

Home Range

Unknown

Group Name

Unknown

Predators

Unknown

Sounds

Unknown

Behavior

Nocturnal, arboreal

Conservation Status

Least Concern