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A tail of five lemurs

Monday, June 17, 2013 - 00:28

June 17 - Five ring-tailed lemurs from Madagascar have taken up residence at an exhibit at the San Diego Zoo. Tara Cleary reports.

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Bright-eyed ... and bushy-tailed, five lemurs from Madagascar have a new home at the San Diego Zoo in California. The ring-tailed primates, one male and four females, got acquainted with visitors to the zoo's new Lemur Walk. Ninety-one percent of the world's lemur species are either endangered or vulnerable, a sharp increase from a 2005 assessment.

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A tail of five lemurs

Monday, June 17, 2013 - 00:28