Mouse Lemurs

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Madame Berthe's Mouse Lemur - Ecology
... Mouse lemur species are considered cryptic species ... The species-rich mouse lemurs (Microcebus spec.) are distributed over nearly all remaining forest areas of Madagascar with a high variability in species distribution patterns and are very similar ... They are so similar, that the gray mouse lemur was considered the only mouse lemur until recent studies proved it to be otherwise ...
Lemur - Evolutionary History - Taxonomic Classification and Phylogeny
... Competing lemur phylogenies Lemur clade Daubentoniidae Indriidae Lepilemuridae Cheirogaleidae Lemuridae Lemur clade Daubentoniidae ... did not attempt to place the subfossil lemurs ... From a taxonomic standpoint, the term "lemur" originally referred to the genus Lemur, which currently contains only the ring-tailed lemur ...
Mouse Lemur
... The mouse lemurs are nocturnal lemurs of the genus Microcebus ... Like all lemurs, mouse lemurs are native to Madagascar ... Mouse lemurs have a combined head, body and tail length of less than 27 centimetres (11 in), making them the smallest primates (the smallest species ...
Henry Doorly Zoo And Aquarium - Research - Mouse Lemurs
... led by Edward Louis, a conservation geneticist at the zoo, identified three new mouse lemurs (Simmons' Mouse Lemur, Mittermeier's Mouse Lemur, Jolly's Mouse Lemur ...
Mammal Classification - Simplified Classification For Non-specialists
... all treshrews except pen-tailed Pen-tailed treeshrew Colugos or flying lemurs (cynocephalids) Primates Strepsirrhines lemur- and loris-like primates Lemur-like primates (lemuriforms ... Octodonts (octodontids) Andean rock-rats, degus and viscacha-rats Mouse-like rodents (myomorphs) Dipodids jerboas and jumping mice Muroid rodents Mouse-like hamsters (calomyscids) Cricetids ... bats (emballonurids) Rhinopomatoid bats Mouse-tailed bats (rhinopomatids) Bumblebee bat or Kitti's hog-nosed bat Rhinolophoid bats Horseshoe bats (rhinolophids) Hollow-faced or slit-faced bats (nycteri ...

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