1. Most Lemur species are arboreal. Through research or your
own knowledge of nature find three other non-lemur species that
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2. Lemurs are primates. List three non Lemur primate species:
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3. For each of the above species name a characteristic that
indicates that they are primates: ________________ ________________
4. Lemurs are endangered animals. What factors in their environment
are dangerous to these animals?
5. Name three other species or families of animals that are
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6. What factors endanger these animals?
7. Many Lemur species have complex social lives. What aspects
of their behavior indicate the complexity of their lives?
8. Find two of other species of animal with complex social lives:
9. In the above species, what aspects of their behavior illustrates
the complexity of their social lives?
10. Many Lemur species take care of their offspring for a relatively
long period of time (8 months or longer). Find two other species
of animals that care for their juveniles for a long period of
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