The Loris is a small, nocturnal native to the rainforest of Sri Lanka. This small, slender primate is distinguishing with large forward facing eyes used for precise depth perception long slender limbs, a well developed index finger, the absence of tail, thin, rounded, and hairless at the edges. The Loris has a four way grip on braches and food. The slender Loris is an endangered species habitat destruction is a major threat. Use in supposed remedies for eye diseases and also for use as laboratory animals. Other threats include electroctrocution on live wires, road accidents and the pet trade.�
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