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Ring-tailed Lemur, Black Lemur, Common Brown Lemur, White-headed Lemur, Red-fronted Brown Lemur, Collared Brown Lemur, White-collared Brown Lemur, Mongoose Lemur, Red-bellied Lemur, Black-and-white Ruffed Lemur, Red Ruffed Lemur, Eastern Lesser Bamboo Lemur, Lac Alaotra Gentle Lemur, Greater Bamboo Lemur.


Known to live up to over 35 years in captivity.




Mainly fruit as well as leaves, flowers and occasional animal prey.

Social structure

Lemurs live in pairs or in groups of males and females which rarely exceed 20 members.


Females who are sexually mature at around 1.5 to 2.5 years, gestate for 126-140 days.


Lemurs suffer from destruction of their remaining habitat. Some species are critically endangered.

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You can adopt one of our rescued primatesfor as little as $3.00 or £2.00 per month! An adoption is a great way of contributing towards the care of our rescued animals and you will receive a certificate, our magazine twice a year, an adoption newsletter three times a year, and a rescue DVD.

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