Species of animals that are only found in trees  

Sloths: Sloths are slow-moving mammals found in the rainforests of Central and South America. They spend the majority of their lives in trees, where they feed on leaves, buds, and fruit. Sloths have specialized adaptations for an arboreal lifestyle, including long limbs and curved claws for gripping branches. 

Orangutans: Orangutans are large primates native to the rainforests of Indonesia and Malaysia. They are highly arboreal and spend most of their time in the forest canopy, where they forage for fruit, leaves, and insects. Orangutans are known for their impressive climbing abilities and use of tools, such as branches and leaves, for building nests and foraging. 

Gibbons, sometimes known as "lesser apes," are small, nimble primates found in Southeast Asian woods. Arboreal and acrobatic, they swing gracefully between forest canopy branches. Long arms and strong hands allow gibbons to brachiate (swing from branch to branch) and speak loudly.  

Tree Kangaroos: Tree kangaroos are marsupials found in the rainforests of Australia, New Guinea, and surrounding islands. Unlike their ground-dwelling relatives, tree kangaroos have adapted to life in the trees, where they use their strong hind legs and grasping tails to climb and leap between branches. They feed primarily on leaves, fruit, and flowers. 

Colugos: Colugos, also known as "flying lemurs" (though they are not true lemurs nor do they fly), are arboreal mammals found in Southeast Asia. They have a specialized membrane of skin called a patagium that extends between their limbs, allowing them to glide between trees. Colugos are nocturnal and feed on leaves, fruit, and flowers. 

Chameleons: Chameleons are known for their ability to change color and their specialized feet for gripping branches. These reptiles are primarily arboreal and are found in various forested habitats across Africa, Madagascar, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Chameleons use their long, sticky tongues to capture insects while perched in trees. 

Koalas: Koalas are marsupials native to Australia and are well-adapted to life in eucalyptus trees. They spend the majority of their time resting and feeding in the branches, using their sharp claws and strong limbs to climb and grip onto the tree trunks. Koalas feed almost exclusively on eucalyptus leaves. 

Madagascar Lemurs: Many species of lemurs, endemic to the island of Madagascar, are arboreal and inhabit various types of forests, from rainforests to dry deciduous forests. Lemurs have adapted to life in the trees with specialized adaptations such as long tails for balance, grasping hands and feet, and excellent leaping abilities. 

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