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What is an aye - aye?

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Asked by narendra sharma, 17 Sep '12 01:16 pm
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The aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis) is a lemur, a strepsirrhine primate native to Madagascar that combines rodent-like teeth and a special thin middle finger to fill the same ecological niche as a woodpecker. It is the world's largest nocturnal primate, and is characterized by its unusual method of finding food; it taps on trees to find grubs, then gnaws holes in the wood using its forward slanting incisors to create a small hole in which it inserts its narrow middle finger to pull the grubs out. The only other animal species known to find food in this way is the striped possum From an ecological point of view the aye-aye fills the niche of a woodpecker, as it is capable of penetrating wood to extract the invertebrates within.
Answered by Shantha, 17 Sep '12 01:19 pm

 
  
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Expression of acknowldgement
Answered by MAdhavan Avadhany, 17 Sep '12 01:17 pm

 
  
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The aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis) is a lemur, a strepsirrhine primate native to Madagascar that combines rodent-like teeth and a special thin middle finger to fill the same ecological niche as a woodpecker. It is the world's largest nocturnal primate, and is characterized by its unusual method of finding food; it taps on trees to find grubs, then gnaws holes in the wood using its forward slanting incisors to create a small hole in which it inserts its narrow middle finger to pull the grubs out. The only other animal species known to find food in this way is the striped possum From an ecological point of view the aye-aye fills the niche of a woodpecker, as it is capable of penetrating wood to extract the invertebrates within.
Answered by Quest, 19 Sep '12 02:37 am

 
  
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Okay understood
Answered by Jazz, 17 Sep '12 01:19 pm

 
  
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A nocturnal lemur native to northern Madagascar, having prominent ears, a long bushy tail, and rodentlike teeth
Answered by iqbal seth, 17 Sep '12 01:17 pm

 
  
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