IUCN STATUS: Critically endangered
This is the largest of the bamboo lemurs, recognised by its prominent pale grey or white ear tufts. They have a more rounded face compared to other members of the family. Their current population in the wild is restricted to in and around the Ranomafana National Park of south eastern Madagascar, in humid rainforests where giant bamboo trees are found. 98% of their diet is made up of bamboo, especially the inner pith of giant bamboo.
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