Superfamily Lemuroidea

"Malagasy Strepsirhines"

a. Characteristics


List of Families:

Family Cheirogaleidae

a.    Microcebus murinus and M. rufus
b.    Mirza coguereli

c.   Cheirogaleus medius and

       Cheirogaleus major

d.   Phaner furcifer

e.    Allocebus trichotis
 

Family Lemuridae
a.    Lemur catta

b.    L fulvus

c.    L. mongoz

d.    Varecia variegata

e.    Hapalemur griseus, H. simus,
and H. aureus

 

 

Family Lepilmuridae
a.    Lepilemur

Family Indriidae
a.    Avahi laniger

b.   Propithecus verreauxi and
P. diadema
c.   Indri indri

Family Daubentoniids
a.    Daubentonia madagascariensis

 

 



[1] Postorbital bar - zygomatic bone and frontal bone form lateral strut.