A very long tongue . . .

Well hello! 

We emperor tamarins are usually known for our recognisable long white moustaches, but check out the length of our tongues!

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We can roll them all the way out and I’m sure with a bit more practice I can curl mine right up and get it to touch my nose.

Next time you visit the Small Primate House come and see how I’m getting on!