lemur

DEFINITIONS OF: lemur

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n large-eyed arboreal prosimian having foxy faces and long furry tails

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Lemur catta, Madagascar cat, ring-tailed lemur
small lemur having its tail barred with black
Daubentonia madagascariensis, aye-aye
nocturnal lemur with long bony fingers and rodent-like incisor teeth closely related to the lemurs
Loris gracilis, slender loris
slim-bodied lemur of southern India and Sri Lanka
Nycticebus pygmaeus, Nycticebus tardigradua, slow loris
stocky lemur of southeastern Asia
Perodicticus potto, kinkajou, potto
a kind of lemur
Arctocebus calabarensis, angwantibo, golden potto
a kind of lemur
bush baby, bushbaby, galago
agile long-tailed nocturnal African lemur with dense woolly fur and large eyes and ears
Indri brevicaudatus, Indri indri, indri, indris
large short-tailed lemur of Madagascar having thick silky fur in black and white and fawn
Avahi laniger, woolly indris
nocturnal indris with thick grey-brown fur and a long tail
Type of:
primate
any placental mammal of the order Primates; has good eyesight and flexible hands and feet
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