1918S.H. SkaifeAnimal Life in S. Afr. 270The lemurs, or nacht aapjes, are the lowest members of this order, and two species are found in South Africa. One occurs in the wooded districts of the Transvaal and Rhodesia and the other is found in Natal and Zululand.
1933J. JutaLook Out for Ostriches 46I knew immediately those eyes belonged to only one creature, the shy, mysterious little nagaapie.
1947H.C. Bosman inL. AbrahamsCask of Jerepigo (1972) 188The various other members of the simian race (including that wonderful little creature, the nagapie), have always fascinated me.
1953D. JacobsonLong Way from London 125One of those small animals that people are always warned against domesticating, for there is such great danger of their becoming rabid: a nagaap or bush-baby, a meerkat, one of those.
1976Sunday Times 11 Apr. 8Who could bear to see the nagapie charms of Goldie besmirched by association with serious sin?
1984S. Afr. Panorama Nov. 15 (caption)Like a cuddly Walt Disney creation, is this wide-eyed nagapie (night ape), closely related to the large bushbaby.
1991Weekend Post 5 Jan. 3 (caption)It’s watermelon time again. Ronel Louw..shares the delicious pink fruit with her pet nagapie (also known as a night-ape or owl monkey).