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Tarsius Tarsier I encountered this little fellow in the Tangkoko National park on Sulawesi Indonesia. Really incredible to see how small this little fellow really is. Geotagged,Indonesia,Mammals,Primates,Spectral tarsier,Summer,Tangkoko National Park,Tarsius tarsier Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

Tarsius Tarsier

I encountered this little fellow in the Tangkoko National park on Sulawesi Indonesia. Really incredible to see how small this little fellow really is.

    comments (6)

  1. How adorable! Really great shot, Wendy! Posted 5 days ago
    1. Thank you Christine :) Posted 5 days ago
  2. Wow Wendy, it's been 4 years. Nice comeback! Posted 5 days ago
    1. Thank you Posted 4 days ago
  3. So nice! Worth enduring the humidity and heat of Tangkoko! Posted 4 days ago
    1. Thanks! Posted 4 days ago

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The spectral tarsier is a species of tarsier found in Indonesia. It is apparently less specialized than the Philippine tarsier or Horsfield's tarsier; for example, it lacks adhesive toes. It is the type species for the ''Tarsius'' genus. While its range used to include both the population on the island of Selayar as well as on nearby southwestern Sulawesi, the latter populations has been removed to a separate species, ''Tarsius fuscus''.

This species weighs about 80–100 grams and has.. more

Similar species: Primates
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Uploaded Oct 9, 2019. Captured Sep 17, 2019 16:26 in Jalan M Mudeng, Pinangunian, Aertembaga, Kota Bitung, Sulawesi Utara, Indonesia.
  • NIKON D7200
  • f/5.6
  • 1/100s
  • ISO640
  • 125mm