James' sportive lemur
|James' sportive lemur|
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|James' sportive lemur range|
James' sportive lemur (Lepilemur jamesorum), or Manombo sportive lemur, is a sportive lemur endemic to Madagascar. It is one of the larger sportive lemurs with a total length of about 60 to 67 centimeters, of which 28 to 32 centimeters are tail. James' sportive lemur is found in southeastern Madagascar, living in primary and secondary lowland forests .
Originally named L. jamesi, the name was found to be incorrectly formed and was corrected to L. jamesorum in 2009.
- Hoffmann, M. (2008). Lepilemur jamesorum. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 1 January 2009.
- Garbutt, Nick (2007). Mammals of Madagascar, A Complete Guide. pp. 118–119.
- Hoffman, M.; Grubb, P.; Groves, C.P.; Hutterer, R.; Van der Straeten, E.; Simmons, N.; Bergmans, W. (2009). "A synthesis of African and western Indian Ocean Island mammal taxa (Class: Mammalia) described between 1988 and 2008: an update to Allen (1939) and Ansell (1989)" (PDF). Zootaxa 2205: 1–36.
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