Red Ruffed Lemur

//Red Ruffed Lemur

RED RUFFED LEMUR

Varecia rubra

LLemurs are not monkeys ! They’re effectively primates but their evolution stopped before. Look closely at their muzzle, it’s longer !

WEIGHT : 4 to 5 kg

FOOD : Fruits

THREATS : Poaching (meat), deforestation (swidden farming).

RED LIST : Endangered

MORE INFO :
Family : Lemuridae
Gestation : 102 days
Habits : gregarious
Litter : 1 to 4 babies
Longevity : 25 years

2020-09-09T13:41:24+00:00Animals|