Danfoss's mouse lemur

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Danfoss' mouse lemur
CITES Appendix I (CITES)[2]
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Suborder: Strepsirrhini
Family: Cheirogaleidae
Genus: Microcebus
Species: M. danfossi
Binomial name
Microcebus danfossi
Olivieri et al., 2007[3]
Microcebus danfossi range map.svg
Distribution of M. danfossi[1]

Danfoss' mouse lemur (Microcebus danfossi), or the Ambarijeby mouse lemur, is a species of mouse lemur endemic to Madagascar. It lives in western deciduous forest within a limited range between the Sofia River and the Maevarano River.[4] It is a relatively large reddish mouse lemur with a total length of 25 to 29 centimeters, including 15 to 17 centimeters of tail.[4]

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  1. ^ a b Andriaholinirina, N.; et al. (2014). "Microcebus danfossi". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2014: e.T136347A16112905. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2014-1.RLTS.T136347A16112905.en. Retrieved 5 January 2018. 
  2. ^ "Checklist of CITES Species". CITES. UNEP-WCMC. Retrieved 18 March 2015. 
  3. ^ Mittermeier, R.; Ganzhorn, J.; Konstant, W.; Glander, K.; Tattersall, I.; Groves, C.; Rylands, A.; Hapke, A.; Ratsimbazafy, J.; Mayor, M.; Louis, E.; Rumpler, Y.; Schwitzer, C. & Rasoloarison, R. (December 2008). "Lemur Diversity in Madagascar". International Journal of Primatology. 29 (6): 1607–1656. doi:10.1007/s10764-008-9317-y. 
  4. ^ a b Garbutt, Nick (2007). Mammals of Madagascar, A Complete Guide. p. 99.