Denpasar : Bali become one of the most lucrative markets primate trade in Indonesia . Animals most widely traded in Bali is the type of long-tailed monkeys and langurs , two primates were protected .
(see also: pakan burung)
" Just imagine , in Denpasar Satria Market , a daily average of 20 head sold . ‘s All taken from nature . That means every day there are primates taken from the wild as much as 20 tails . Sooner or later it will become extinct , " said campaigner ProFauna Indonesia , Bayu password , the demonstrations with her friends in front of the DPRD Bali , Denpasar , on Thursday ( 30/1 ) .
ProFauna Indonesia Bali activists staged a rally in commemoration of Indonesian Primate Day which falls on January 30 every year .
Not just monkey and langur , the protesters say , many other species that are traded Slow Loris ( Nycticebus sp ) . Before trading , lemurs canines had been removed so impressed benign and do not bite .
Throughout the year 2013 , there were about 40 cases of slow lorises are done online . Slow lorises are the main attraction for animals that are active at night seem powerless in daylight .
(see also: pakan burung cendet)
Trade in Bali it is usually for entertainment , but there are also consumed his brain . In fact , the maintenance of primates in the house is very vulnerable to disease transmission between animals to humans ( zoonoses ) such as tuberculosis , hepatitis , herpes , diabetes and so on . ( Arnold Dhae / OL )
source:http://www. profauna .org/