Western fat-tailed dwarf lemur (Cheirogaleus medius)

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Western fat-tailed dwarf lemur fact file

Western fat-tailed dwarf lemur description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderPrimates
FamilyCheirogaleidae
GenusCheirogaleus (1)

Information on the western fat-tailed dwarf lemur is being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

French
Cheirogale Moyen, Petit Cheirogale.
Spanish
Lemur Ardilla Coligrueso, Lemur Enano Coligrueso.
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Western fat-tailed dwarf lemur status

The Western fat-tailed dwarf lemur is classified as Least Concern on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix I of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (March, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (March, 2011)
    http://www.cites.org
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Western fat-tailed dwarf lemur on tree branch  
Western fat-tailed dwarf lemur on tree branch

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