ring-tailed lemur


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Noun1.ring-tailed lemur - small lemur having its tail barred with blackring-tailed lemur - small lemur having its tail barred with black
lemur - large-eyed arboreal prosimian having foxy faces and long furry tails
genus Lemur - type genus of the Lemuridae
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Blair Drummond has an important role in the conservation of these animals and this year the safari park breeding programme has seen new arrivals with the birth of a baby ring-tailed lemur and a new baby red-ruffed.The Safari Park also supports in-situ conservation efforts to protect wild populations of lemurs.
The man was seen handling a pygmy goat, a giant rabbit and a ring-tailed lemur - which is against Dudley Zoo's policy.
The man was pictured handling a pygmy goat, a giant rabbit and a ring-tailed lemur at the attraction, which is against the zoo's policy.
A 19-year-old California man pleaded guilty to stealing an endangered rare ring-tailed lemur from a zoo and could face up to one year in prison and $100,000 fine.
Federal prosecutors say a man has agreed to plead guilty to stealing a ring-tailed lemur from a Southern California zoo.
A sorry tail Madagascar's ring-tailed lemur is one of the most threatened species, with an estimated 95 per cent decline since 2000.
After a disastrous brush with the penguins, the animals are shipped off to Africa, but end up stranded on the exotic island of Madagascar, where they befriend ring-tailed lemur King Julien the 13th (Sacha Baron Cohen) and his second-in-command Maurice (Cedric The Entertainer).
Even the ring-tailed lemur and the tiny quarter-pound pygmy marmoset, the world's smallest monkey, devote as much of their body energy to their brains as we do.
The initial list of animal specimens found in the cave includes three genera of extinct lemurs (Pachylemur, Mesopropithecus, and Megaladapis) as well as one species of a living form, Lemur catta, the familiar ring-tailed lemur. In addition to the primates, there are abundant specimens of bats (Hipposideros), carnivores (the extinct fossa Cryptoprocta spelea as well as a smaller, still living species, C.
But appearances can be deceiving and Stumpy, who is believed to be the oldest ring-tailed lemur in the world, is still loving life, according to zoo keepers.
At Bristol Zoo Gardens the arrival of three meerkat litters, a baby ring-tailed lemur, two fruit bats, a critically-endangered golden lion tamarin and a Brazilian tapir are just some of the new additions that will be included in this year's count.