BLACK AND WHITE RUFFED LEMUR

SCIENTIFIC NAME:  Varecia variegata variegata

HABITAT:  Island of Madagascar; eastern from the Antainambalana River to the Mananara River.

CONSERVATION STATUS:  Critically Endangered

FUN FACT:   This species is considered to be the world's largest pollinator.  They have a mutualistic relationship with the traveler's palm tree.  They are one of the only species that can open the tree's flowers.

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