Q. Which of the following is/are the correct about Grey Slender loris?
1.It is commonly found in Savannah landscapes.
2.It is a nocturnal and slow-moving animal.
3.The species acts as a biological predator of pests in agricultural crops and benefits farmers.
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It is commonly found in the tropical scrub and deciduous forests as well as the dense hedgerow plantations bordering farmlands of Southern India and Sri Lanka. Statement 1 is incorrect:
The Grey slender loris is a nocturnal animal. It is also a slow-moving animal. It comes down into the bushes to feed and crosses open stretches of ground to enter isolated groves or to cross from one tree to another.
The species acts as a biological predator of pests in agricultural crops and benefits farmers.
Source: The Hindu