Photo of the Day

kinkajou and flower in Panama
July 29, 2013

Kinkajou, Panama

This Month in Photo of the Day: Animal Pictures

A kinkajou’s pollen-dusted cheek tells of a late-night nectar binge in an Ochroma, or balsa, tree. The balsa tree bursts into bloom at sunset during Panama's dry season, feeding a kaleidoscope of species.

See more pictures from the May 2011 feature story "Open All Night."

Watch a video of a kinkajou »

Photograph by Christian Ziegler, National Geographic
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