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Lemurs

Known as: Lemur, Lemur (Genus) 
A genus of the family Lemuridae consisting of five species: L. catta (ring-tailed lemur), L. fulvus, L. macaco (acoumba or black lemur), L. mongoz… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
  • L. Isbell
  • Journal of human evolution
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 1275228
Current hypotheses that use visually guided reaching and grasping to explain orbital convergence, visual specialization, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The lemurs of Madagascar are a unique radiation of primates that show an extraordinary diversity of lifestyles, morphologies and… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The precise hierarchy of ancient divergence events that led to the present assemblage of modern placental mammals has been an… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The challenge hypothesis (J. C. Wingfield, R. E. Hegner, B. G. Ball, and A. M. Duffy, 1990, Am. Nat. 136, 829-846) proposes that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Phylogenetic analysis of mtDNA sequence data confirms the observation that species diversity in the world's smallest living… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
  • P. Wright
  • American journal of physical anthropology
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 23102507
The last decade's lemur research includes successes in discovering new living and extinct species and learning about the… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The study of physiological stress and its context in free-ranging animals provides a means for understanding the challenges found… Expand
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Review
1972
Review
1972
  • R. D. Martin
  • Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society…
  • 1972
  • Corpus ID: 30615967
The systematic distribution of behavioural characters in lemurs can be analysed using the same techniques as for anatomical… Expand
Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
Field studies in Madagascar and Gaboon have shown that there are many ecological and behavioural similarities between… Expand
Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
Our human intellect has resulted from an enormous leap in capacity above the level of monkeys and apes. Earlier, though, Old and… Expand