Predicting what extinctions could mean for lemurs and the forests they call home

The Critically Endangered black-and-white ruffed lemur, Varecia variegata, is one of the lemurs that eats the most fruit. When they consume the fruit, they pass the whole seed far from the mother tree, effectively aiding in seed dispersal. Credit: Laura De Ara New research shows that lemurs and their food trees are tightly linked in … Read more