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Lemurs occur only in Madagascar, where they evolved separately from monkeys. Most species are threatened or endangered, mainly because of habitat loss and degradation. They range in size from the tiny mouse lemurs to the substantial indri and include the bizarre nocturnal aye-aye.
Ring-tailed Lemur (Lemur catta) female with infant (less than one month) portrait. Berenty Private Reserve, Madagascar. Oct 2008. - Anup Shah
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Anup Shah / Ring-tailed Lemur (Lemur catta) female with infant (less than one month) portrait. Berenty Private Reserve, Madagascar. Oct 2008.
Red lemur (Eulemur rufus) male on tree trunk, Madagascar. - Klein & Hubert
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Klein & Hubert / Red lemur (Eulemur rufus) male on tree trunk, Madagascar.
Sclater's black lemur female. Madagascar - Nick Garbutt
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Nick Garbutt / Sclater's black lemur female. Madagascar
Lac Alaotra bamboo lemur juvenile {Hapalemur griseus alaotrensis} Madagascar Lack - Rod Williams
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Rod Williams / Lac Alaotra bamboo lemur juvenile {Hapalemur griseus alaotrensis} Madagascar Lack
Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) looking down from large spiney plant, Itampolo, South Madagascar - Inaki Relanzon
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Inaki Relanzon / Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) looking down from large spiney plant, Itampolo, South Madagascar
Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) group sitting on ground, sunning in morning sun, Berenty private reserve, south Madagascar - Inaki Relanzon
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Inaki Relanzon / Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) group sitting on ground, sunning in morning sun, Berenty private reserve, south Madagascar
Eastern Grey Bamboo Lemur (Hapalemur griseus) feeding on bamboo shoot, Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, Madagascar, October - Inaki Relanzon
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Inaki Relanzon / Eastern Grey Bamboo Lemur (Hapalemur griseus) feeding on bamboo shoot, Andasibe-Mantadia National Park, Madagascar, October
Hubbard's sportive lemur (Lepilemur hubbardi) Zombitse National Park, South Madagascar. - Inaki Relanzon
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Inaki Relanzon / Hubbard's sportive lemur (Lepilemur hubbardi) Zombitse National Park, South Madagascar.
White collared / Grey-headed lemur (Eulemur cinereiceps) male, captive, Manombo forest, Madagascar, critically endangered - Inaki Relanzon
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Inaki Relanzon / White collared / Grey-headed lemur (Eulemur cinereiceps) male, captive, Manombo forest, Madagascar, critically endangered
Black and white ruffed lemur (Varecia variegata) hanging from tree, Madagascar, critically endangered - Nick Garbutt
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Nick Garbutt / Black and white ruffed lemur (Varecia variegata) hanging from tree, Madagascar, critically endangered
Black and white ruffed lemur (Varecia variegata variegata) portrait, Captive, Madagascar, Critically endangered - Inaki Relanzon
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Inaki Relanzon / Black and white ruffed lemur (Varecia variegata variegata) portrait, Captive, Madagascar, Critically endangered
Indri (Indri indri) calling, Andasibe-Mantadia NP, Madagascar - Bernard Castelein
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Bernard Castelein / Indri (Indri indri) calling, Andasibe-Mantadia NP, Madagascar
Coquerel's dwarf / mouse lemur {Microcebus coquereli} captive, from Madagascar - Rod Williams
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Rod Williams / Coquerel's dwarf / mouse lemur {Microcebus coquereli} captive, from Madagascar
Verreaux Sifaka (Propithecus verreauxi) mother carrying baby. Madagascar - Andy Rouse
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Andy Rouse / Verreaux Sifaka (Propithecus verreauxi) mother carrying baby. Madagascar