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.

5107 photos, 3 videos
Visitors 3923

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 507
149 photos
Created 16-Jun-15
Modified 16-Jun-15
What's new at the Lemur Center!

Recent Births: 2015 infants!

Visitors 55
138 photos
Created 16-Jun-15
Modified 16-Jun-15
Recent Births: 2015 infants!

Not so recent births: Our geriatric lemurs

Visitors 271
36 photos
Created 5-Mar-15
Modified 5-Mar-15
Not so recent births: Our geriatric lemurs

Aye-aye (Daubentonia)

Visitors 824
153 photos
Created 17-Mar-15
Modified 17-Mar-15
Aye-aye (Daubentonia)

Aye-aye infants from previous years

Visitors 257
58 photos
Created 17-Oct-13
Modified 17-Oct-13
Aye-aye infants from previous years

Black and white ruffed lemur adults (Varecia variegata variegata)

Visitors 153
103 photos
Created 5-Mar-15
Modified 5-Mar-15
Black and white ruffed lemur adults (Varecia variegata variegata)

Black and white ruffed lemur infants

Visitors 139
72 photos
Created 6-Jun-14
Modified 6-Jun-14
Black and white ruffed lemur infants

Blue-eyed lemurs (Eulemur macaco flavifrons)

Visitors 219
75 photos
Created 17-Mar-15
Modified 17-Mar-15
Blue-eyed lemurs (Eulemur macaco flavifrons)

Blue-eyed black lemur infants

Visitors 37
87 photos
Created 3-Mar-15
Modified 3-Mar-15
Blue-eyed black lemur infants

Coquerel's sifaka (Propithecus coquereli)

Visitors 285
327 photos
Created 17-Mar-15
Modified 17-Mar-15
Coquerel's sifaka (Propithecus coquereli)

Coquerel's sifaka infants from previous years

Visitors 135
235 photos
Created 3-Mar-15
Modified 3-Mar-15
Coquerel's sifaka infants from previous years

Crowned lemurs (Eulemur coronatus

Visitors 65
13 photos
Created 17-Mar-15
Modified 17-Mar-15
Crowned lemurs (Eulemur coronatus

crowned lemur infants years past

Visitors 36
74 photos
Created 5-Mar-15
Modified 5-Mar-15
crowned lemur infants years past

Fat-tailed dwarf lemurs (Cheirogaleus medius)

Visitors 422
65 photos
Created 5-Mar-15
Modified 5-Mar-15
Fat-tailed dwarf lemurs (Cheirogaleus medius)

Mongoose lemurs (Eulemur mongoz)

Visitors 140
82 photos
Created 17-Mar-15
Modified 17-Mar-15
Mongoose lemurs (Eulemur mongoz)

Mongoose lemur infants from previous years

Visitors 10
40 photos
Created 5-Mar-15
Modified 5-Mar-15
Mongoose lemur infants from previous years

Mouse lemurs (Microcebus murinus)

Visitors 286
66 photos
Created 5-Mar-15
Modified 5-Mar-15
Mouse lemurs (Microcebus murinus)

Pygmy slow lorises (Nycticebus pygmaeus)

Visitors 679
40 photos
Created 6-Jun-14
Modified 6-Jun-14
Pygmy slow lorises (Nycticebus pygmaeus)

Red-bellied lemurs (Eulemur rubriventer

Visitors 20
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 146
87 photos
Created 4-Mar-13
Modified 4-Mar-13
Red-ruffed lemur infants (Varecia rubra) from previous years

Red-ruffed lemur adults

Visitors 108
86 photos
Created 17-Mar-15
Modified 17-Mar-15
Red-ruffed lemur adults

Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) adults

Visitors 153
167 photos
Created 17-Mar-15
Modified 17-Mar-15
Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) adults

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

Visitors 101
221 photos
Created 3-Mar-15
Modified 3-Mar-15
Ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) infants from previous years

DLC tours and special events

Visitors 32
34 photos
Created 5-Mar-15
Modified 5-Mar-15
DLC tours and special events

DLC Research

Visitors 89
64 photos
Created 5-Mar-15
Modified 5-Mar-15
DLC Research

DLC animal care, training and enrichment

Visitors 75
17 photos
Created 5-Mar-15
Modified 5-Mar-15
DLC animal care, training and enrichment

old DLC news

Visitors 36
26 photos
Created 31-Jul-14
Modified 31-Jul-14
old DLC news

Leaping Lemurs! Summer Science Camp 2013

Visitors 78
93 photos
Created 10-Oct-13
Modified 10-Oct-13
Leaping Lemurs!  Summer Science Camp 2013

David Haring's Madagascar trip, 2012

Visitors 82
249 photos
Created 18-Dec-12
Modified 18-Dec-12
David Haring's Madagascar trip, 2012

Duke Alumni Tour Madagascar, 2012

Visitors 234
71 photos
Created 10-Dec-12
Modified 10-Dec-12
Duke Alumni Tour Madagascar, 2012

slide show

Visitors 184
84 photos
Created 10-Oct-13
Modified 10-Oct-13
slide show

2011 Aye-aye Infants: Elphaba! born 29 November 2011

Visitors 221
24 photos
Created 25-Jul-12
Modified 25-Jul-12
2011 Aye-aye Infants:  Elphaba!  born 29 November 2011

DAT Madagascar, 2012

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

Leaping Lemurs 2014! Summer Science Camp

Visitors 33
77 photos
Created 15-Jul-14
Modified 15-Jul-14
Leaping Lemurs 2014!  Summer Science Camp

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

Visitors 30
40 photos
Created 12-Nov-14
Modified 12-Nov-14
Jovian 4/10/94-11/10/14

DLC physical plant

Visitors 4
1 photos
Created 5-Mar-15
Modified 5-Mar-15
DLC physical plant
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