Peyrieras' woolly lemur

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Peyrieras' woolly lemur
CITES Appendix I (CITES)[2]
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Clade: Synapsida
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Suborder: Strepsirrhini
Family: Indriidae
Genus: Avahi
Species: A. peyrierasi
Binomial name
Avahi peyrierasi
Zaramody et al., 2006[3]
Avahi peyrierasi range map.svg
Distribution of A. peyrierasi[1]

Peyrieras' woolly lemur or Peyrieras' avahi (Avahi peyrierasi) is a species of woolly lemur native to southeastern Madagascar.[4] It weighs about 1 kg.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Andriaholinirina, N. et al. (2014). "Avahi peyrierasi". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.1. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 2014-06-15. 
  2. ^ "Checklist of CITES Species". CITES. UNEP-WCMC. Retrieved 18 March 2015. 
  3. ^ Zaramody, A.; Fausser, J.-L.; Roos, C.; Zinner, D.; Andriaholinirina, N.; Rabarivola, C.; Norscia, I.; Tattersall, I.; Rumpler, Y. (2006). "Molecular phylogeny and taxonomic revision of the eastern woolly lemur (Avahi laniger)" (PDF). Primate Report 74: 9–22. 
  4. ^ a b Andriantompohavana R.; Lei R.; Zaonarivelo J. R.; Engberg S. E.; Nalanirina G.; McGuire S. M.; Shore G. D.; Andrianasolo J.; Herrington K.; Brenneman R. A. & Louis E. E. Jr (2007). "Molecular phylogeny and taxonomic revision of the woolly lemurs, Genus Avahi (Primates: Lemuriformes)" (PDF). Special Publications of the Museum of Texas Tech University 51: 44.