The Ring-tailed Lemur enclosure is near the children's zoo -- and close to the Fruit Bat exhibit (where you can observe the spectacular bats roosting, protected behind glass). Some lemur facts:
- Lemurs are found only in Madagascar
- Ring-tailed lemurs are terrestrial and arboreal, spending time on the ground and in trees both
- Lemur life span is 27 years
- Habitat destruction is among the greatest threats to these endangered lemurs
Read more about Ring-tailed Lemurs at the Oakland Zoo Website.