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Primate Taxonomy

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28) The gentle lemur is diurnal or active during the day. It is found only in bamboo forests on the coast of Madagascar. All primates take care of their young. Social animals have a lot to learn as they grow up. Mother lemur with youngster. The animals are sitting in a wood climbing structure in a captive setting.
Notes: Mother lemur with youngster. The animals are sitting in a wood climbing structure in a captive setting.
Scientific name: Hapalemur griseus (broad-nosed gentle lemur)
Photo © by: David Haring

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