Bookmarkable URL:http://hdl.handle.net/10217/52313

Scientific Classification

Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Chordata
Class:Mammalia
Order:Primates
Family:Galago
Genus:Galago
Genus species:Galago crassicaudataus

Animal Characteristics

Head-Body Length:76 cm
Weight:1.2 kg
Identification:The large-eared bushbaby has a gray coat.
Habitat:Forests, wooded grasslands
Diet:Omnivore: plants, eggs, small mammals, birds, insects, reptiles
Reproduction:The length of the bushbaby's gestation is 126-136 days. One to three young are born between May and October.
Females maintain a close relationship with their mothers.
Behavior:Bushbabies are nocturnal and arboreal. Females are highly territorial.
Status:No special status
Interesting Facts:This species is the largest of all bushbabies.

Other Information

Geographic:Eastern Africa
Southern Africa
Date:1958 - 1988 Subjects:Large-eared bushbaby
primate
Galagoides
Galagos
Prosimians
Primates
Mammals
Vertebrates
Chordata
Primo Record:https://colostate-primo.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/primo-explore/fulldisplay?vid=01COLSU&docid=01COLSU_DSPACE10217/52313