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Golden Angwantibo
Golden-angwantibo
Information
Range Cameroon, the Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea and Gabon
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Mammalia
Order Primates
Family Lorisidae
Genus Arctocebus
Species Arctocebus aureus
Conservation Status
LCSpecies
Least Concern

The Golden angwantibo (Arctocebus aureus) is a strepsirrhine primate from the family Lorisidae. It shares the Arctocebus genus with the Calabar angwantibo (Arctocebus calabarensis) and together they are commonly called the golden pottos. The golden angwantibo is found in Cameroon, the Republic of Congo, Equatorial Guinea and Gabon. Its usual habitat is rain forest, but it has also been known to live on farmland.

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