WHICH LEMURS HIBERNATE?
Dwarf and mouse lemurs are the only lemurs (and primates) to habitually hibernate. Mouse lemurs vary their hibernation according to environmental conditions; dwarf lemurs ( below) adhere to regular patterns, with some snoozing for seven months of the year. Hibernation is not usually associated with hohot conditions, but it is a useful mettabolic strategy when you are very small and food availability iss seasonal. Dwarflemur hiibernation is also linked to a longger life.