douroucouli


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  • noun

Synonyms for douroucouli

nocturnal monkey of Central America and South America with large eyes and thick fur

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Lottie is the second Douroucouli to be born at the park.
The Douroucouli is the world's only nocturnal monkey - from South America - often referred to as the New World - they have wide eyes to help night vision, although they have no colour vision, as it would be of no benefit to them in the dark.
Little Lottie, the latest baby Douroucouli to be born at West Midland Safari Park
Barney is a curiously named Douroucouli - or more commonly known as a Night Monkey or Owl Monkey from South America.
The Douroucouli is the world's only nocturnal monkey - the wide eyes to help night vision, although they have no colour vision, as it would be of no benefit to them in the dark.