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Creature Feature: The Proboscis Monkey
Consequently, the bigger the nose, the bigger harem a male will have control over. A harem usually consists of a single dominant male, two to seven females, and their offspring.
London Zoo: Animals and their tears
There are moth species with a longer proboscis that allows them to feed on the tears without landing directly on the eyeball.
South Africa vs England: Fourth one day international
Jason Roy had a flea in his ear when he failed to cut off a four at point but now he'll have a wasps nest in there, having dropped AB de Villiers off Stuart Broad, diving to his right. Again, it was a sharp chance.
Ugly creatures are overlooked by scientists, putting them at risk of extinction
The proboscis monkey has the largest nose of any primate, drooping over the mouth and capable of growing to be up to a quarter of the body's length.
Protecting Sabah's wildlife legacy
Wildlife is a big deal in Sabah. It's the last bastion for some of the rarest species in the world.

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