The black-and-white ruffed lemur is the more endangered of the two species of ruffed lemurs, both of which are endemic to the island of Madagascar. Despite having a larger range than the red ruffed lemur, it has a much smaller population that is spread out, living in lower population densities and reproductively isolated. It also has less coverage and protection in large national parks than the red ruffed lemur. Three subspecies of black-and-white ruffed lemur have been recognized since the red.. more
Similar species: Primates
Uploaded Jun 8, 2012. Captured May 18, 2012 13:37 in Stevensbeekseweg 15, 5825 Overloon, The Netherlands.