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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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.
FRIENDS OUR AT DUDLEY Ring-tailed lemur, Freya was removed from the family group when they moved to the wood from the Small primate house, but to restore harmony among the ringtails when she returned meant a dousing in baby talcum powder.
A ring-tailed lemur grooms one of two newborn twins at Bristol Zoo Wild Place, where three new babies have been born into the group
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.
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.
A ring-tailed lemur watches you, its eyes communion wafers you
The ring-tailed lemur, with its distinctive black-and-white striped tail, perches in the crook of a tree, snacking on a leaf.
An instant hit There Once Was a Ring-tailed Lemur was written by Jones when she was in third grade.
A highlight of the evening was Cosmo the ring-tailed lemur who starred in the Earth Rangers Power of One show.
Is it the ring-tailed lemur, the innocent looking pot-bellied pig whose tummy seems to be getting bigger all the time - or the naughty monkey?