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A family of primates of the superfamily LEMUROIDEA, suborder STREPSIRRHINI containing genera AVAHI (woolly lemurs); INDRI; and PROPITHECUS (sifakas). The family is distributed in Madagascar.

Year introduced: 2020(1981)

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Tree Number(s): B01.050.150.900.649.313.988.700.354

MeSH Unique ID: D000080544

Registry Number: txid30599

Entry Terms:

  • Propithecus
  • Avahi
  • Woolly Lemurs
  • Lemur, Woolly
  • Woolly Lemur
  • Indri
  • Indri indri

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