Animal of the day – 9/17/2014 – The Ring-Tailed Lemur

ring-tailed-lemur

The animal of the day is the Ring-tailed Lemur. (Did you know: Unlike mammals in general, and primates in particular, Ring-tailed lemurs are matriarchal! More power to the ladies!!

Found only on is African island of Madagascar, scientist believe lemurs got there by floating on palm fronds a long long time ago. Ring-tailed Lemurs are also highly social.

A ring-tailed lemur and her two cubs dis

Plus, the look hilarious when they run…

http://youtu.be/E2CRx0OPp6s

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