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New Population of Myanmar Snub-Nosed Monkey Discovered in China


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Cal
- 952 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Scientists in China have located a second population of the Myanmar snub-nosed monkey (Rhinopithecus strykeri), a primate that was only first discovered two years ago in Myanmar



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ellen m. (222)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 12:38 am
Welcome cousins ! :-) Great news Cal
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 4:12 am
noted
 

Nicole W. (644)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 4:37 am
good news, hope everyone just leaves them alone.
 

Jennifer C. (169)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 6:21 am
Thank you.
 

Jill Vickerman (425)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 7:50 am
yes, all we can hope for is that they will protected and nothing horrible happens to them now that the human race has discovered them...you cant trust people thats for sure.
 

Kristen Giffin (17)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 7:54 am
Very interesting!
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 10:24 am
Thank you
 

Elaine Al Meqdad (228)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 10:34 am
Noted! And for God's sake please let us endure these animals do NOT end up on the Chinese dinner plate as they manage to eat any and everything!
 

Past Member (0)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 11:34 am
Hope they survive.
 

michelle t. (41)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 2:55 pm
Excellent news.I hope being in Asia that they don't end up being served up as dinner
 

Terry V. (30)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 6:00 pm
Interesting and hope they are protected from humans
 

Nimue Pendragon (275)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 6:43 pm
Some more poor critters for them to torture and kill. I hope they survive.
 

Kelly Rogers (303)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 8:03 pm
That is wonderful on one hand however it is one more species to be exploited. I hope this does not happen.
 

Shelly Peterson (213)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 9:36 pm
Oooohhh!...MY Dear wonderful and computer savvy friends!!!...WE NEED VERY LOGICAL AND POLITE PETITIONS, RIGHT NOW, NOT LATER....TO SAVE THESE BEINGS!!!..Please & thankyou!!!
 

Roger M. (0)
Thursday May 17, 2012, 10:34 pm
Good post. Thanks very much.
 

michelle t. (41)
Friday May 18, 2012, 12:42 am
Good news
 

caroline s. (79)
Friday May 18, 2012, 12:47 am
Wonderful, but I hope so much they survive
 

Elaine Al Meqdad (228)
Friday May 18, 2012, 10:12 am
Noted!
 

Intan Surya Dawood (3)
Friday May 18, 2012, 11:52 pm
China? Uh-oh, not a good place for animals to be in, especially the rare ones!
 
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