Varecia rubra Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1812 (ruffed lemur)

Mammalia - Primates - Lemuridae

Alternative combination: Lemur ruber

Full reference: M. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire. 1812. Suite au Tableau des Quadrumanes. Annales du Muséum d'histoire naturelle 19:156-170

Belongs to Varecia according to D. E. Wilson and D. M. Reeder 2005

See also Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1812

Sister taxon: Varecia variegata

Ecology: arboreal frugivore-herbivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Varecia rubra in the database

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