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Ring-tailed lemur

Lemur catta

Notes:

Photo taken at Noorder Dierenpark Zoo Ermerweg 28, 7812 BG Emmen

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19 Comments

FoTony
FoTony 8 years ago

As a great lemur king ones said "I like to move it"!

achmmad
achmmad 8 years ago

Hehehe ... may be they want to move , I don't remember what kind of lemur moving. :)

FoTony
FoTony 8 years ago

@ Sanjay:Sadly it's the same story at all places where people and wildlife come together.

FoTony
FoTony 8 years ago

@ Wendy: They really are adorable, the picture in the tree was a lucky moment as it only took a few seconds.

SanjaySaklani
SanjaySaklani 8 years ago

Satellite imagery of Madagascar over the last few decades has revealed the full extent of habitat loss that the island has suffered. Fires, over-grazing by livestock, tree-cutting for charcoal production, and development have all contributed to the severe changes that this unique island has seen . The ring-tailed lemur is still hunted in many areas and individuals are trapped and kept as pets.

achmmad
achmmad 8 years ago

What an amazing shot! Especially 3rd picture, I love it so much! Hehehe .... funny.

FoTony
FoTony 8 years ago

It was a cold day.

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

Cool gang!!

FoTony
FoTony 8 years ago

They are, I think it was the frost that made them sit so close.

SarahWhitt
SarahWhitt 8 years ago

Awesome series! What a cute crew!! :)

FoTony
FoTony 8 years ago

@ Karen: Good tip, thanks.

Ava T-B
Ava T-B 8 years ago

What a wonderful mad muchness of ring-tailed lemurs!

Harsha Singh
Harsha Singh 8 years ago

Great pack. Beautiful pictures.

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Very nice!
Tony, the system recognizes specific locations like zoos & aquariums but usually seems to only show a point on the map instead of listing the full details, so I usually give the location in the notes if it is important to the context of the spotting.

FoTony
FoTony 8 years ago

@alice, I did put the name of the zoo at the location but I don't see it no more. How can I change this?

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 8 years ago

It's the Beagle Boys.

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 8 years ago

They seems scared, 3rd one is funny,

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 8 years ago

Really fascinating pictures, but you need to identify where you saw them: in a zoo or park?

gperocho
gperocho 8 years ago

oh wow thats cute :-)

Antoine Verfaille
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Antoine Verfaille

Emmen, Drenthe, Netherlands

Spotted on Jan 26, 2008
Submitted on Jan 6, 2012

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