One of the funniest animals in the world is the proboscis monkey.
Here are five interesting facts about them:
- Only the males have the big nose that they are known for. Their nose is thought to attract females as it makes their calls louder.
- Baby proboscis monkeys are born with black fur and a bright blue face.
- They are excellent swimmers and have partially webbed feet.
- Proboscis monkeys live in forests near rivers and mostly eat young leaves. They also eat fruit, seeds and flowers.
- This endangered species is only found on the island of Borneo, where loss of habitat making it hard for them to survive.
I hope that you found these facts interesting and learned something new.
Are there any other interesting facts that you would like to share about proboscis monkeys?