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The crowned lemur - Eulemur coronatus Such cute animals and so very curious.<br />
This is the male that you can see the black on the head.<br />
Females are grey and that does not mean that they are old :P Animalia,Chordata,Crowned lemur,Eulemur,Eulemur coronatus,Geotagged,Lemur,Lemuridae,Madagascar,Mammalia,Palmarium Reserve,Primates Click/tap to enlarge Promoted

The crowned lemur - Eulemur coronatus

Such cute animals and so very curious.
This is the male that you can see the black on the head.
Females are grey and that does not mean that they are old :P

    comments (5)

  1. I've been waiting for this, Madagascar in Wendy quality, a golden combination! This first one sets the bar extremely high, it's simply perfect! Posted 4 years ago
    1. Haha, I hope I won't dissapoint you with my next uploads ;)
      Thanks a lot for your wonderful comment!
      Posted 4 years ago, modified 4 years ago
  2. Stunning capture as always, beautiful. Posted 4 years ago
    1. Thank you Claire :) Posted 4 years ago
  3. Superb shot. Another Madagascar mammalian marvel. Posted 3 years ago

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The crowned lemur is a lemur that is 31–36 cm long and weighs 2 kg. Its tail is about 42–51 cm long. The crowned lemur is endemic to the dry deciduous forests of the northern tip of Madagascar. It eats a diet of mostly flowers, fruits, and leaves. The population is estimated to 1000-10,000 individuals as of 2004, most of which live within the Ankarana Plateau although there is also a population on the Montagne d'Ambre. This species has a distinctive brown-orange crown on the top of the head... more

Similar species: Primates
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Uploaded Oct 12, 2014. Captured in 2, Madagascar.