Hairy-eared dwarf lemur

species of mammal

The hairy-eared dwarf lemur (Allocebus trichotis), is a type of lemur. It is also called the hairy-eared mouse lemur. It is a nocturnal animal. It only lives in Madagascar. It is the only member of the genus Allocebus.[4]

Hairy-eared dwarf lemur
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CITES Appendix I (CITES)
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Suborder: Strepsirrhini
Family: Cheirogaleidae
Genus: Allocebus
Petter-Rousseaux and Petter, 1967[2]
Species:
A. trichotis
Binomial name
Allocebus trichotis
(Günther, 1875)[3]
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Hairy-eared dwarf lemur range[1]
Synonyms

Cheirogaleus trichotis Günther, 1875

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Louis, E.E., Frasier, C.L., Bezandry, N., Sefczek, T.M., Bailey, C.A., Mittermeier, R.A., Mittermeier, J. & Réné De Roland, L.A. (2020). "Allocebus trichotis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2020: e.T868A115559302. Retrieved 10 July 2020.CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link)
  2. Groves, Colin (16 November 2005). Wilson, D. E., and Reeder, D. M. (eds) (ed.). Mammal Species of the World (3rd edition ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 111. ISBN 0-801-88221-4. |edition= has extra text (help)CS1 maint: multiple names: editors list (link) CS1 maint: extra text: editors list (link)
  3. Günther, Albert (1875). "Notes on some Mammals from Madagascar". Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London: 78–80.
  4. International), Russell A. Mittermeier (Conservation; Fund), Lily Arison Réné De Roland (The Peregrine; Edward E. Jr. Louis (Madagascar Biodiversity Partnership, Henry Doorly Zoo; Mittermeier, John; Cynthia Frasier (Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium, Center for Conservation Research; Madagascar), Nicolas Bezandry (Unknown-lemurs-; Timothy Sefczek (Center for Conservation and Research, Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium; Carolyn Bailey (Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium, Omaha (2018-05-07). "IUCN Red List of Threatened Species: Allocebus trichotis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 2020-10-09.