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Re: taking a fall



>>>Same deal with gibbons, I should think. Just think if one missed a branch . 
>>>. . But they do it anyway.<<<

I can confirm that most brachiating primates species occasionally have 
individuals  fall to their deaths.  Even lower population density primates like 
orangatans fall to their deaths once in a while.  Life IS dangerous, but they 
do it anyway.

Scott Hartman
Zoology & Physiology
University of Wyoming
Laramie, WY 82070

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