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The tiny macaque clings to its mother Drusilla.<br />
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This pint-size primate has been born in captivity at a British zoo to breed fresh hope for a critically endangered species.<br />
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The pink bottomed Sulawesi-crested macaque is threatened with extinction in the wild, mainly because they are considered a delicacy on special occasions like weddings in their native Indonesia.<br />
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The baby macaque has been born at Marwell Zoo in Hampshire as part of the European Endangered Species Breeding Programme that involves zoos across the continent aiming to conserve the species and avoid extinction altogether.