Mammal Monday 49: upside down

Dieser Beitrag auf Deutsch.

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Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) finding out that the branch it intended to sit on was softer than expected.

Let’s see what brought it into this predicament.
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up – all fine! Out on the branch – OK until you let go of the second one and put all weight on a single branch. Which promptly bent away. OOPS!

So there he hung, until he decided that…..

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…if you can’t climb down, drop!

Ring-tailed Lemurs are very stylish creatures, by the way, and always find new ways to hold their tails as an accessory. As a scarf, as a stola, or like this:

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Photos by me at the Tierpark Berlin.

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About Heinrich Mallison

I'm a dinosaur biomech guy working at the Museum für Naturkunde Berlin.
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  1. Pingback: Mammalier-Montag 49: kopfüber | dinosaurpalaeo auf Deutsch

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