Thank you for visiting. We hope you enjoy your stroll through our lemur galleries and find the perfect content to meet your needs. Scroll down, and you will find galleries filled with photos of each of the beautiful lemur (and loris!) species we are actively breeding, as well as information on recent births and happenings around the Lemur Center. Staff photographer David Haring has been documenting our lemurs for over 30 years, and his photos have been featured in many popular publications, journal articles, calendars and websites. He has the world's largest collection of photographs of the world's largest collection of lemurs!

Please feel free to contact the Duke Lemur Center with any questions or requests.

5429 photos, 3 videos
Visitors 4522

About
The Duke Lemur Center is the world's leading facility for the captive care and study of earth's most endangered mammals - lemurs, native only to Madagascar. The Center houses the largest colony of lemurs outside of their island home. We offer students, scientists and the general public the opportunity to visit and learn about these amazing creatures.

The mission of the Duke Lemur Center is to promote research and understanding of prosimians and their natural habitat as a means of advancing the frontiers of knowledge, to contribute to the educational development of future leaders in international scholarship and conservation and to enhance the human condition by stimulating intellectual growth and sustaining global biodiversity.


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What's new at the Lemur Center!

Visitors 567
138 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
What's new at the Lemur Center!

Recent Births: 2016 infants!

Visitors 110
25 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
Recent Births: 2016 infants!

Not so recent births: Our geriatric lemurs

Visitors 301
50 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
Not so recent births: Our geriatric lemurs

Aye-aye (Daubentonia)

Visitors 956
157 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
Aye-aye (Daubentonia)

Aye-aye infants from previous years

Visitors 297
79 photos
Created 12-Feb-16
Modified 12-Feb-16
Aye-aye infants from previous years

Black and white ruffed lemur adults (Varecia variegata variegata)

Visitors 169
123 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
Black and white ruffed lemur adults (Varecia variegata variegata)

Black and white ruffed lemur infants

Visitors 161
72 photos
Created 6-Jun-14
Modified 6-Jun-14
Black and white ruffed lemur infants

Blue-eyed lemurs (Eulemur macaco flavifrons)

Visitors 251
78 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
Blue-eyed lemurs (Eulemur macaco flavifrons)

Blue-eyed black lemur infants

Visitors 44
96 photos
Created 5-Jan-16
Modified 5-Jan-16
Blue-eyed black lemur infants

Coquerel's sifaka (Propithecus coquereli)

Visitors 322
386 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
Coquerel's sifaka (Propithecus coquereli)

Coquerel's sifaka infants from previous years

Visitors 160
331 photos
Created 5-Jan-16
Modified 5-Jan-16
Coquerel's sifaka infants from previous years

Crowned lemurs (Eulemur coronatus

Visitors 77
19 photos
Created 12-Feb-16
Modified 12-Feb-16
Crowned lemurs (Eulemur coronatus

crowned lemur infants years past

Visitors 40
88 photos
Created 5-Jan-16
Modified 5-Jan-16
crowned lemur infants years past

Fat-tailed dwarf lemurs (Cheirogaleus medius)

Visitors 474
81 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
Fat-tailed dwarf lemurs (Cheirogaleus medius)

Mongoose lemurs (Eulemur mongoz)

Visitors 152
76 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
Mongoose lemurs (Eulemur mongoz)

Mongoose lemur infants from previous years

Visitors 13
81 photos
Created 12-Feb-16
Modified 12-Feb-16
Mongoose lemur infants from previous years

Mouse lemurs (Microcebus murinus)

Visitors 326
66 photos
Created 5-Mar-15
Modified 5-Mar-15
Mouse lemurs (Microcebus murinus)

Pygmy slow lorises (Nycticebus pygmaeus)

Visitors 775
43 photos
Created 5-Jan-16
Modified 5-Jan-16
Pygmy slow lorises (Nycticebus pygmaeus)

Red-bellied lemurs (Eulemur rubriventer

Visitors 24
2 photos
Created 6-Jun-14
Modified 6-Jun-14
Red-bellied lemurs (Eulemur rubriventer

Red-ruffed lemur infants (Varecia rubra) from previous years

Visitors 160
128 photos
Created 5-Jan-16
Modified 5-Jan-16
Red-ruffed lemur infants (Varecia rubra) from previous years

Red-ruffed lemur adults

Visitors 119
86 photos
Created 17-Mar-15
Modified 17-Mar-15
Red-ruffed lemur adults

Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) adults

Visitors 187
182 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) adults

Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) infants from previous years

Visitors 111
276 photos
Created 5-Jan-16
Modified 5-Jan-16
Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) infants from previous years

DLC tours and special events

Visitors 42
55 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
DLC tours and special events

DLC Research

Visitors 105
68 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
DLC Research

DLC animal care, training and enrichment

Visitors 100
25 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
DLC animal care, training and enrichment

old DLC news

Visitors 42
26 photos
Created 31-Jul-14
Modified 31-Jul-14
old DLC news

slide show

Visitors 208
84 photos
Created 10-Oct-13
Modified 10-Oct-13
slide show

DLC physical plant

Visitors 6
6 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
DLC physical plant

DLC VIP guests

Visitors 0
8 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
DLC VIP guests

DLC Veterinary care

Visitors 0
1 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
DLC Veterinary care

DLC staff

Visitors 0
0 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16

Holiday photos

Visitors 0
7 photos
Created 12-Feb-16
Modified 12-Feb-16
Holiday photos

DLC Duke merchandising

Visitors 0
6 photos
Created 11-Feb-16
Modified 11-Feb-16
DLC Duke merchandising

Jovian 4/10/94-11/10/14

Visitors 43
40 photos
Created 12-Nov-14
Modified 12-Nov-14
Jovian 4/10/94-11/10/14

Leaping Lemurs 2014! Summer Science Camp

Visitors 35
77 photos
Created 15-Jul-14
Modified 15-Jul-14
Leaping Lemurs 2014!  Summer Science Camp

Leaping Lemurs! Summer Science Camp 2013

Visitors 89
92 photos
Created 10-Oct-13
Modified 10-Oct-13
Leaping Lemurs!  Summer Science Camp 2013

DAT Madagascar, 2012

Galleries 5
Modified 17-Dec-12
1951 photos
DAT  Madagascar, 2012

David Haring's Madagascar trip, 2012

Visitors 95
249 photos
Created 18-Dec-12
Modified 18-Dec-12
David Haring's Madagascar trip, 2012

Duke Alumni Tour Madagascar, 2012

Visitors 251
71 photos
Created 10-Dec-12
Modified 10-Dec-12
Duke Alumni Tour Madagascar, 2012
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