Potto



[pot-oh] /ˈpɒt oʊ/

noun, plural pottos.
1.
any of several lorislike, African lemurs of the genera Perodicticus and Arctocebus, especially P. potto, having a short tail and vestigial index fingers.
2.
the kinkajou.
/ˈpɒtəʊ/
noun (pl) -tos
1.
a short-tailed prosimian primate, Perodicticus potto, having vertebral spines protruding through the skin in the neck region, native to tropical forests in West and Central Africa: family Lorisidae
2.
golden potto, another name for angwantibo
3.
another name for kinkajou

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