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Mesopropithecus pithecoides Standing, 1905

Sloth lemur

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

 

 

Distribution

Madagascar

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Standing, H.F. (1905). "Rapport sur des ossements sub-fossiles provenant d'Ampasambazimba" [Report on subfossil bones from Ampasambazimba]. Bulletin de l'Académie malgache (in French). 4: 95-100.

 

Other references:

Alcover, Josep Antoni et al. (1998). Mammal Species of the World: Additional Data on Insular Mammals. American Museum Novitates 3248, 29 pp., 1 table.

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