Lemur catta (Primates: Lemuridae)

  title={Lemur catta (Primates: Lemuridae)},
  author={D. Wilson and Elizabeth Hanlon},
  • D. Wilson, Elizabeth Hanlon
  • Published 2010
  • Biology
  • Abstract Lemur catta Linnaeus, 1758, is a lemurid commonly called the ring-tailed lemur. A strikingly colored, long-tailed lemur, it is the only species in the genus Lemur. It occurs in the southern half of Madagascar, where it inhabits a variety of forested habitats. It is listed as Vulnerable by the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources. 
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