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Lemurs communicate by scent

Ringtailed lemurs can recognize each other by scent according to a study published in the current issue of the journal Animal Behaviour. The research, conducted by Elizabeth S. Scordato and…

Climate Change Threatens Lemurs

Climate Change Threatens Lemurs Climate Change Threatens Lemurs Earthwatch Institute September 18, 2006 Tropical rainforests are among the most stable environments on Earth, but they are still no match for…

3 new lemurs named in Madagascar

3 new lemurs named in Madagascar 3 new lemurs named in Madagascar Conservation International June 21, 2006 To recognize an internationally renowned primatologist and champion of Madagascar's unique biodiversity, scientists…

Lemur land, Madagascar now protected

Lemur land, Madagascar now protected Lemur land, Madagascar now protected Rhett A. Butler, wildmadagascar.org January 8, 2006 Madagascar is one of the world's most special places. An island slightly larger…

Humans hunted giant lemurs to extinction

Humans ate giant lemurs to extinction Humans ate giant lemurs to extinction wildmadagascar.org November 14, 2005 Madagascar's first inhabitants probably hunted the island's largest animals to extinction according to research…
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