The Bohol tarsier Carlito syrichta fraterculus is a sub species of the Philippine tarsier found in Bohol. The Philippine tarsier's habitat is the second-growth, secondary forest, and primary forest from sea level to 700m. Its habitat also includes tropical rainforest with dense vegetation and trees that offer it protection such as tall grasses, bushes, and bamboo shoots. It prefers dense, low-leve ...
l vegetation in secondary forests, with perching sites averaging 2 m above the ground.
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Bohol, a province in the Philippines Central Visayas Region is a tourist haven that has lots to offer. Considered by many as one of the most eco-rich as well as iconic destinations in the country, it draws both international and local tourists alike who want to relax and unwind in a green setting. For starters, the province made a name for itself and became a regular in a myriad of travel packages in the Philippines primarily because of the Chocolate Hills, an area of over 1,700 hills that are spread over 50-square kilometers of land. It should be noted though that there is more to Bohol than ...
The family arrived in Bohol and we are kicking it off in Panglao! What's on the list of over the next couple of days? Tiny Tarsiers and the Chocolate Hills of Bohol. Okay, throw in plenty of beach time as well.
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The island province of Bohol is one of the most popular and tourist-friendly destinations in the Philippines. This small island is packed with beautiful white beaches, stunning landscape filled with exotic animals and different fun adventures and activities. I've been to Bohol several times for family vacations, work and personal trips. As a solo traveler, I enjoyed motorcycling around Bohol to visit the various sites last year.
According to the recorded information about the smallest primate in the world, they say that you can find one in the Philippines. They recognize the smallest primate here as the "Philippine Tarsier" or "Bohol Tarsier" in the beautiful province of Bohol.
Based on the history, the size of this creature is only about 4-5 inches and weighs about 113-142 grams.
The scientific name of this primate is Carlito Syrichta is a kind of Tarsier Endemic species and a member of the Tarsiidae family that lived almost 45 million years old now. Besides Bohol, the Philippine Tarsiers also exist in other re ...