January 2009
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
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Galago, or Bush Baby, a small tree-dwelling primate found in forest and savannah regions of Africa south of the Sahara. It is related to the lorises and pottos. Galagos vary in length from 10 to 30 inches (25 to 75 cm), including the tail, which is longer than the body in some species. Galagos have thick, soft fur, and are gray or brown above and lighter gray or buff beneath. Their faces are round, with large, round eyes.


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