The mystery creature that nobody can identify

Zookeepers at Wenling, in eastern China, who were handed this animal by an anonymous man, have been unable to work out exactly what species he belongs to.
With a nose that looks more like a rodent’s but long, pointy paws and white fur dappled with brown and orange, he is quite unique.

The mystery creature that nobody can identify

They think they are looking at some strange type of monkey – but other students of nature might recognise the characteristics of a bush baby.

The mystery creature that nobody can identify
The unidentifed animal sitting in his cage after being handed in to Wenling Zoo, in China.

As he sits in his cage, the creature therefore awaits an uncertain fate.
And the zookeepers sit and monitor his development and hopes he grows up into something slightly more recognisable.
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