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… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
them a remarkable illustration of the power of the evolutionary process to create varied biological types from a single ancestral… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The lemurs of Madagascar are a unique radiation of primates that show an extraordinary diversity of lifestyles, morphologies and… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
The lemurs of Madagascar provide an excellent model for exploring evolutionary diversification. This study investigates genetic… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Divergence time and substitution rate are seriously confounded in phylogenetic analysis, making it difficult to estimate… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The precise hierarchy of ancient divergence events that led to the present assemblage of modern placental mammals has been an… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
Phylogenetic analysis of mtDNA sequence data confirms the observation that species diversity in the world's smallest living… (More)
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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… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The last decade's lemur research includes successes in discovering new living and extinct species and learning about the… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The study of physiological stress and its context in free-ranging animals provides a means for understanding the challenges found… (More)
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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… (More)
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