Lemur, Red Ruffed - IUCN Conservation Status
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species information on the Red Ruffed Lemur. As of 2014, they are classified as Critically Endangered due to its large size and apparent need for tall primary forest, this species is susceptible to human encroachment and habitat loss. Hunting also remains a threat. The population trend is decreasing and reported to be severly fragmented.