Masoala, the northeastern part of Madagascar
What do they eat?
Shoots, leaves, figs
Habitat loss, hunting
- They are the largest members of the family Lemuridae.
- They live in groups of 2 to 16 individuals, although a group of 32 has been recorded.
- Many hours are spent grooming each other. The teeth of the lower jaw form a toothcomb, which allows for thorough grooming.
- Red-ruffed lemurs exhibit at least 12 different types of vocalizations.