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Dian’s tarsier

(Tarsius dentatus)

Description

The tarian tarsero or tarsero dentado ( Tarsius dentatus ) is a species of primate tarsiforme described at the beginning of the 20th century.It presents a body size of about 11.5-12 cm and a tail of 22 cm.It is nocturnal and insectivorous and only lives in the jungle of the center-east of Celebes.Formerly it was called Tarsius dianae.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Mammalia
Order:Primates
Family:Tarsiidae
Genus:Tarsius
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