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Mammals
 
Ring-tailed Lemur
Lemur catta
Class Mammalia

Order Primates

Distribution Madagascar

Habitat Open wooded terrain

Conservation
Status
Endangered. Listed under Appendix I of Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES).

Behaviour Arboreal and terrestrial. Diurnal. Live in social groups up to 20 heads. Normally shelter in rock crevices and caves.

Diet Mainly fruit. Also take small animals, insects and flowers.
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