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ring-tailed

characterized by a tail that is banded with black rings.

ring-tailed cat
an arboreal, nocturnal, squirrel-like animal, Bassariscus astutus, in the family Procyonidae. Has a banded black and white tail. Called also cacomistle.
ring-tailed lemur
see lemur.
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Ansell, a Ring-tailed lemur, gave birth to twins in the forest and reared her infants while leading her troop, much like lemurs living in the wild.
Boarding a rickety plane with ring-tailed lemur King Julien (Sacha Baron Cohen), the animals crash-land on the plains of Africa where Alex is reunited with his parents.
Boarding a rickety plane with ring-tailed lemur King Julien the 13th (Cohen), his second-in-command Maurice (Cedric The Entertainer) and the kamikaze penguins - Private, Rico, Skipper and Kowalski - the animals crash-land on the plains of Africa where Alex is reunited with his long-lost father Zuba (Mac) and doting mother (Shepherd), to the obvious chagrin of Zuba's sworn rival, Makunga (Baldwin).
Boarding a rickety plane with ring-tailed lemur King Julien the 13th (Cohen), his second-in-command Maurice (Cedric The Entertainer) and the penguins - Private, Rico, Skipper and Kowalski - the animals crash-land shy of their destination, ending up on the plains of Africa.
Boarding a rickety plane with ring-tailed lemur King Julien the 13th (Cohen), his second-incommand Maurice (Cedric The Entertainer) and the penguins - Private, Rico, Skipper and Kowalski - the animals crash-land on the plains of Africa.
Chloe Inskip, a conservation research assistant at Chester Zoo, somehow managed to arrange a single file roll call, after being given the task of carrying out the audit in the ring-tailed lemur enclosure.
The squad will lead rugby coaching clinics for junior players, hand over rugby kits, boots and other gear, as well as take on the Malagasy national rugby team, named the Makis after the ring-tailed lemur, in a match on 3 July.
The ring-tailed lemur escaped a wildlife park, bounded three miles across fields and had a ball on the roofs of a village.
There's even a nod in the direction of David Tennant's recent Hamlet with guest appearances by the odd Dalek, as well as the mysterious Ricky, the ring-tailed lemur.
Two cheerful costumed characters, Mandrita, the tree boa and Maki, the ring-tailed lemur, lead the action.
Unfortunately, the penguins are also on board and they sabotage the ship, stranding Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria on the island of Madagascar, where they befriend ring-tailed lemur King Julien the 13th (Cohen) and his second-in-command Maurice (Cedric the Entertainer).
ALEX the lion (voiced by Stiller), Marty the zebra (Rock), Melman the hypochondriac giraffe (Schwimmer) and Gloria the hippopotamus (Pinkett Smith) crash-land on the plains of Africa after boarding a rickety plane flown by ring-tailed lemur King Julien the 13th (Cohen), his second-in-command Maurice (Cedric The Entertainer) and the kamikaze penguins Private, Rico, Skipper and Kowalski.