The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Cheirogaleus sibreei (Forsyth Major, 1894)

Sibree's dwarf lemur

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1894

Rediscovered in 2001

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Madagascar

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Andriaholinirina, N., Baden, A., Blanco, M., Chikhi, L., Cooke, A., Davies, N., Dolch, R., Donati, G., Ganzhorn, J., Golden, C., Groeneveld, L.F., Hapke, A., Irwin, M., Johnson, S., Kappeler, P., King, T., Lewis, R., Louis, E.E., Markolf, M., Mass, V., Mittermeier, R.A., Nichols, R., Patel, E., Rabarivola, C.J., Raharivololona, B., Rajaobelina, S., Rakotoarisoa, G., Rakotomanga, B., Rakotonanahary, J., Rakotondrainibe, H., Rakotondratsimba, G., Rakotondratsimba, M., Rakotonirina, L., Ralainasolo, F.B., Ralison, J., Ramahaleo, T., Ranaivoarisoa, J.F., Randrianahaleo, S.I., Randrianambinina, B., Randrianarimanana, L., Randrianasolo, H., Randriatahina, G., Rasamimananana, H., Rasolofoharivelo, T., Rasoloharijaona, S., Ratelolahy, F., Ratsimbazafy, J., Ratsimbazafy, N., Razafindraibe, H., Razafindramanana, J., Rowe, N., Salmona, J., Seiler, M., Volampeno, S., Wright, P., Youssouf, J., Zaonarivelo, J. & Zaramody, A. (2014). Cheirogaleus sibreei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2014: e.T41576A16112577. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2014-1.RLTS.T41576A16112577.en. Downloaded on 15 February 2017.

Groeneveld, L.F., Blanco, M.B., Raharison, J.L., Rahalinarivo, V., Rasoloarison, R.M., Kappeler, P.M., Godfrey, L.R., and Irwin, M.T. (2010). MtDNA and nDNA corroborate existence of sympatric dwarf lemur species at Tsinjoarivo, eastern Madagascar. Molecular phylogenetics and evolution 55(3): 833-845.

Groves, Colin P. (2001). Primate Taxonomy. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC, USA.

Groves, Colin P. (2000). The genus Cheirogaleus: Unrecognized biodiversity in dwarf lemurs. International Journal of Primatology 21(6): 943-962.

 

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