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Tarsier

This small, furry creature has enormous glossy eyes, long legs, and elongated fingers.

Tarsier CR 1/6

XP 65
N Diminutive animal
Init +3; Senses low-light vision; Perception +5

DEFENSE

AC 17, touch 17, flat-footed 14 (+3 Dex, +4 size)
hp 4 (1d8)
Fort +2, Ref +5, Will +1

OFFENSE

Speed 20 ft., climb 20 ft.
Melee bite +7 (1d2–4)
Space 1 ft.; Reach 0 ft.

STATISTICS

Str 3, Dex 16, Con 10, Int 2, Wis 13, Cha 7
Base Atk +0; CMB –1; CMD 5 (9 vs. trip)
Feats Weapon Finesse
Skills Acrobatics +7, Climb +8, Perception +5, Stealth +19; Racial Modifiers +4 Acrobatics, +4 Climb, +4 Perception
SQ tarsier’s leap

SPECIAL ABILITIES

Tarsier’s Leap (Ex)

A tarsier’s long hind limbs make it an excellent leaper. A tarsier attempts Acrobatics checks to jump as though it had a running start and doesn’t take a penalty on Acrobatics checks to jump from having a slow base speed.

ECOLOGY

Environment temperate or warm forests
Organization solitary, pair, or family (3–6)
Treasure none

The tarsier is a carnivorous tree-climbing primate. The animal’s neck is flexible, allowing its head to swivel around 180 degrees. Tarsiers hunt at night, silently waiting for insects and other small animals to fly or crawl by so they can jump at the prey and catch it. These shy animals live up to 12 years.

The length of a tarsier from its head to the tip of its tail is about 1 to 1-1/2 feet, but when clinging to a tree, a tarsier appears to be about the size of a human’s fist. A tarsier weighs about 4 ounces.

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