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Duke Lemurs Arrive Safely In Madagascar After Arduous Journey

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Five lemurs from the Duke University Primate Center were resting safely in a cage in the depths of a Madagascar rain forest preserve Friday, sampling local foods, after an arduous four-day journey by air, truck and being hand-carried in traveling cases through miles of trackless jungle.

DURHAM, N.C. -- Five lemurs from the Duke University Primate Center were resting safely in a cage in the depths of a Madagascar rain forest preserve Friday, sampling local foods, after an arduous four-day journey by air, truck and being hand-carried in traveling cases through miles of trackless jungle.


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