The main predator of the lemur, the fossa is Madagascar’s largest carnivore.
- Scientific Name: Cryptoprocta ferox
- Range: Tropical rainforest in Madagascar
- Status in the Wild: Endangered
- Location in the Zoo: Carnivores
- Cool Animal Fact: Over 50% of the fossa’s diet in the wild is made up of lemurs, though they do eat reptiles and insects as well.