FUN Facts

King Ringtail Julien in Madagascar movie is a Lemur catta. The Ring-tailed Lemur is found in the dry forests and bush of southern and southwestern Madagascar.

This one is from Beza Mahafaly. he may speak a malagasy dialect


 The tail is as long as the body.

  •  It is a flag to communicate with family members. Like your smartphone when you want to call your parents.
  • Ringtail lemur uses the tail for balance. No wonders, you would do the same if you spent  so much time climbing in the treetops
  • Spur marking : Tail is very usefull in a stink fight. Males fight over a mate  by impregnating their tail with their scent and wafting it at opponents. The one with the strongest odour gets the girl