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Lemur Latrine Trees Serve as Community Bulletin Boards

October 17th, 2014

Episode 138 of 579 episodes

Primatologists spent almost 1,100 hours watching lemurs do their business on their designated tree and concluded that urine and glandular secretions serve as posted messages. Steve Mirsky reports