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Strepsirrhini

Mammalia - Primates

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1812Strepsirrhini Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire
1975Strepsirhini McKenna p. 42
1983Strepsirhini Schwartz and Tattersall p. 349
1994Strepsirhini Beard et al. p. 605
2004Strepsirrhini Poux and Douzery
2005Strepsirrhini Wilson and Reeder
2006Strepsirrhini Marivaux et al. p. 426
2007Strepsirrhini Bloch et al. p. 1162
2007Strepsirrhini Rose et al. p. 380
2008Strepsirrhini Chaimanee et al.
2009Strepsirrhini Rose et al. p. 369
2010Strepsirrhini Harrison
2011Strepsirrhini Kirk and Williams p. 157
2013Strepsirrhini Fleagle
2019Strepsirrhini Chavasseau et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
subclassAmphibiosauriaKuhn 1967
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
subclassSynapsida
Therapsida()
RankNameAuthor
infraorderCynodontia()
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
Theriamorpha(Rowe 1993)
Theriiformes()
Trechnotheria
Cladotheria
Zatheria
subclassTribosphenida()
subclassTheria
Eutheria()
Placentalia
Boreoeutheria
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
suborderStrepsirrhiniGeoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1812
suborderStrepsirrhiniGeoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1812

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Subor. Strepsirrhini Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1812
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Infraor. †Adapiformes Hoffstetter 1977
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Fm. †Adapidae Trouessart 1879
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Subtr. †Adapina Trouessart 1879
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G. †Cryptadapis Godinot 1984
Subfm. †Adapinae Trouessart 1879
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G. †Adapis Cuvier 1822
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Adapis collinsonae Hooker 1986
Adapis parisiensis Blainville 1841
Adapis stintoni Gingerich 1977
Adapis sudrei Gingerich 1977
G. †Adapoides Beard et al. 1994
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Adapoides troglodytes Beard et al. 1994
G. †Leptadapis Gervais 1876
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Subg. †Leptadapis (Paradapis) Tattersall and Schwartz 1983
Leptadapis capellae Crusafont-Pairo 1967
Leptadapis filholi Godinot and Couette 2008
Leptadapis leenhardti Stehlin 1912
Leptadapis magnus Filhol 1874
Leptadapis ruetimeyeri Filhol 1874
G. †Magnadapis Godinot and Couette 2008
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Magnadapis fredi Godinot and Couette 2008
Magnadapis intermedius Godinot and Couette 2008
Magnadapis laurenceae Godinot and Couette 2008
Magnadapis quercyi Godinot and Couette 2008
G. †Microadapis Szalay 1974
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Microadapis sciureus Stehlin 1916
G. †Protoadapis Lemoine 1878
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Protoadapis angustidens Filhol 1888
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Invalid names: Pronycticebus mancyi Tattersall and Schwartz 1983 [synonym]
Protoadapis filholi Gingerich 1977
Invalid names: Protoadapis crassicuspidens Lemoine 1878 [nomen nudum]
G. †Pelycodus Cope 1875
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Pelycodus danielsae Froehlich and Lucas 1991
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Invalid names: Pelycodus schidelerorum Kihm 1992 [synonym]
Pelycodus eppsi Cooper 1932
Pelycodus jarrovii Cope 1874
Pelycodus savagei Gingerich 1977
G. †Sivaladapis Gingerich and Sahni 1979
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Sivaladapis nagrii Prasad 1970
Sivaladapis palaeindicus Pilgrim 1932
Invalid names: Arisella Crusafont Pairó 1967 [nomen dubium], Arisella capellae Crusafont Pairó 1967 [nomen dubium]
Superfm. Adapoidea Trouessart 1879
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Fm. †Notharctidae Trouessart 1879
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Subfm. †Asiadapinae Rose et al. 2009
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G. †Asiadapis Rose et al. 2007
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Invalid names: Suratius Bajpai et al. 2007 [synonym]
G. †Marcgodinotius Bajpai et al. 2005
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Invalid names: Anthrasimias Bajpai et al. 2008 [synonym]
G. †Cantius Simons 1962
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Cantius abditus Gingerich and Simons 1977
Cantius actius Gunnell 1995
Cantius angulatus Cope 1875
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Invalid names: Smilodectes gingerichi Beard 1988 [synonym]
Cantius eppsi Cooper 1932
Cantius frugivorus Cope 1875
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Invalid names: Copelemur feretutus Gingerich and Simons 1977 [synonym]
Cantius mckennai Gingerich and Simons 1977
Cantius nunienus Cope 1881
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Invalid names: Copelemur consortutus Gingerich and Simons 1977 [synonym], Notharctus limosus Gazin 1952 [synonym]
Cantius ralstoni Matthew 1915
Cantius savagei Gingerich 1977
Cantius simonsi Gunnell 2002
Cantius torresi Gingerich 1986
Cantius trigonodus Matthew 1915
Invalid names: Hesperolemur Gunnell 1995 [synonym]
Subfm. †Cercamoniinae Gingerich 1975
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G. †Agerinia Crusafont-Pairó and Golpe-Posse 1973
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Invalid names: Agerina Crusafont Pairó 1967 [replaced]
Tr. †Anchomomyini Szalay and Delson 1979
G. †Barnesia Thalmann 1994
G. †Buxella Godinot 1988
G. †Cercamonius Gingerich 1975
G. †Europolemur Weigelt 1933
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Invalid names: Alsatia Tattersall and Schwartz 1983 [synonym]
G. †Nievesia Marigó et al. 2013
G. †Panobius Russell and Gingerich 1987
G. †Periconodon Stehlin 1916
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Invalid names: Hallelemur Schwartz et al. 1983 [synonym]
Invalid names: Anchomomynini Szalay and Delson 1979 [empty]
Subfm. †Notharctinae Trouessart 1879
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G. †Copelemur Gingerich and Simons 1977
G. †Notharctus Leidy 1870
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Notharctus robinsoni Gingerich 1979
Notharctus robustior Leidy 1872
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Invalid names: Telmatolestes crassus Marsh 1872 [synonym]
Notharctus tenebrosus Leidy 1870
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Invalid names: Hipposyus formosus Leidy 1872 [synonym], Limnotherium affine Marsh 1872 [synonym], Limnotherium tyrannus Marsh 1871 [synonym], Notharctus formosus Gregory 1916 [synonym], Notharctus osborni Granger and Gregory 1917 [synonym], Notharctus pugnax Granger and Gregory 1917 [synonym], Thinolestes anceps Marsh 1872 [synonym], Tomitherium rostratum Cope 1872 [synonym]
Notharctus venticolus Osborn 1902
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Invalid names: Cantius antediluvius Kihm 1992 [synonym]
Invalid names: Hipposyus Leidy 1872 [synonym], Limnotherium Marsh 1871 [synonym], Pelycodus relictus Gregory 1917 [nomen nudum], Telmalestes Marsh 1872 [synonym], Thinolestes Marsh 1872 [synonym], Tomitherium Cope 1872 [synonym]
Subfm. †Pondaunginae Ciochon and Holroyd 1994
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Invalid names: Siamopithecini Gunnell et al. 2002 [empty]
G. †Rouzilemur Godinot et al. 2018
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Rouzilemur pulcher Godinot et al. 2018
G. †Smilodectes Wortman 1903
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Smilodectes gracilis Marsh 1871
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Invalid names: Aphanolemur gibbosus Granger and Gregory 1917 [synonym], Notharctus matthewi Granger and Gregory 1917 [synonym]
Smilodectes mcgrewi Gingerich 1979
Smilodectes sororis Gunnell 2002
Invalid names: Aphanolemur Granger and Gregory 1917 [synonym]
Subfm. †Caenopithecinae Szalay and Delson 1979
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G. †Afradapis Seiffert et al. 2009
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Afradapis longicristatus Seiffert et al. 2009
G. †Aframonius Simons et al. 1995
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Aframonius dieides Simons et al. 1995
G. †Caenopithecus Rütimeyer 1862
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Caenopithecus lemuroides Rütimeyer 1862
G. †Darwinius Franzen et al. 2009
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Darwinius masillae Franzen et al. 2009
G. †Masradapis Seiffert et al. 2017
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Masradapis tahai Seiffert et al. 2017
G. †Namadapis Godinot et al. 2018
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Namadapis interdictus Godinot et al. 2018
Fm. †Ekgmowechashalidae Szalay 1976
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Subfm. †Bugtilemurinae Rust et al. 2023
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G. †Bugtilemur Marivaux et al. 2001
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Bugtilemur mathesoni Marivaux et al. 2001
G. †Muangthanhinius Marivaux et al. 2006
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Muangthanhinius siami Marivaux et al. 2006
G. †Ekgmowechashala Macdonald 1963
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Ekgmowechashala philotau Macdonald 1963
Ekgmowechashala zancanellai Samuels et al. 2015
G. †Gatanthropus Ni et al. 2016
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Gatanthropus micros Ni et al. 2016
G. †Palaeohodites Rust et al. 2023
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Palaeohodites naduensis Rust et al. 2023
G. †Lushius Chow 1961
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Lushius qinlinensis Chow 1961
G. †Mahgarita Wilson and Szalay 1976
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Mahgarita stevensi Wilson and Szalay 1976
Invalid names: Margarita Wilson and Szalay 1976 [replaced]
G. †Mescalerolemur Kirk and Williams 2011
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Mescalerolemur horneri Kirk and Williams 2011
G. †Omanodon Gheerbrant et al. 1993
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Omanodon minor Gheerbrant et al. 1993
Subfm. †Pronycticebinae Godinot 1998
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G. †Pronycticebus Grandidier 1904
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Pronycticebus gaudryi Grandidier 1904
Pronycticebus neglectus Thalmann et al. 1989
Fm. †Sivaladapidae Thomas and Verma 1979
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Subfm. †Anthradapinae Chavasseau et al. 2019
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G. †Anthradapis Chavasseau et al. 2019
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Anthradapis vietnamensis Chavasseau et al. 2019
Subfm. †Hoanghoniinae Gingerich et al. 1994
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G. †Hoanghonius Zdansky 1930
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Hoanghonius stehlini Zdansky 1930
G. †Rencunius Gingerich et al. 1994
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Rencunius wui Tong 1997
Rencunius zhoui Gingerich et al. 1994
G. †Wailekia Ducrocq et al. 1995
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Wailekia orientale Ducrocq et al. 1995
G. †Kyitchaungia Beard et al. 2007
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Kyitchaungia takaii Beard et al. 2007
G. †Laomaki Ni et al. 2016
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Laomaki yunnanensis Ni et al. 2016
G. †Paukkaungia Beard et al. 2007
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Paukkaungia parva Beard et al. 2007
G. †Siamoadapis Chaimanee et al. 2008
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Siamoadapis maemohensis Chaimanee et al. 2008
Subfm. †Sivaladapinae Thomas and Verma 1979
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G. †Guangxilemur Qi and Beard 1998
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Guangxilemur singsilai Marivaux et al. 2002
Guangxilemur tongi Qi and Beard 1998
G. †Indraloris Lewis 1933
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Indraloris himalayensis Pilgrim 1932
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Invalid names: Indraloris lulli Lewis 1933 [synonym]
Indraloris kamlialensis Flynn and Morgan 2005
G. †Ramadapis Gilbert et al. 2017
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Ramadapis sahnii Gilbert et al. 2017
G. †Sinoadapis Wu and Pan 1985
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Sinoadapis carnosus Wu and Pan 1985
Sinoadapis shihuibaensis Pan and Wu 1986
G. †Yunnanadapis Ni et al. 2016
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Yunnanadapis folivorus Ni et al. 2016
Yunnanadapis imperator Ni et al. 2016
G. †Sulaimanius Gunnell et al. 2012
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Sulaimanius arifi Gunnell et al. 2008
Invalid names: Sulaimania Gunnell et al. 2008 [replaced]
Invalid names: Sivaladapinae Thomas and Verma 1979 [empty]
Fm. †Azibiidae Gingerich 1976
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G. †Algeripithecus Godinot and Mahboubi 1992
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Algeripithecus minutus Godinot and Mahboubi 1992
G. †Azibius Sudre 1975
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Azibius trerki Sudre 1975
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Invalid names: Dralestes hammadaensis Tabuce et al. 2004 [synonym], Tabelia hammadae Godinot and Mahboubi 1994 [synonym]
Invalid names: Dralestes Tabuce et al. 2004 [synonym], Tabelia Godinot and Mahboubi 1994 [synonym]
Fm. †Djebelemuridae Hartenberger and Marandat 1992
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G. †Djebelemur Hartenberger and Marandat 1992
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Djebelemur martinezi Hartenberger and Marandat 1992
G. †Karanisia Seiffert et al. 2003
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Karanisia arenula Jaeger et al. 2010
Karanisia clarki Seiffert et al. 2003
Infraor. Lemuriformes Gregory 1915 [lemur]
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Unr. Chiromyiformes Anthony and Coupin 1931
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Fm. Daubentoniidae Gray 1863
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G. Daubentonia Geoffroy 1795 [aye aye]
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Daubentonia madagascariensis Gmelin 1788 [aye aye]
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Invalid names: Lemur psilodactylus Shaw 1800 [synonym]
Daubentonia robusta Lamberton 1934
Invalid names: Cheiromys Cuvier 1817 [synonym], Cheyromis Geoffroy 1803 [synonym], Chiromys Illiger 1811 [synonym], Myslemur Blainville 1846 [synonym], Myspithecus Blainville 1839 [synonym], Psilodactylus Oken 1816 [synonym], Scoleophagus Geoffroy 1785 [synonym]
G. †Plesiopithecus Simons 1992
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Plesiopithecus teras Simons 1992
G. †Propotto Simpson 1967
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Propotto leakeyi Simpson 1967
Superfm. Lemuroidea Mivart 1864
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Fm. †Archaeolemuridae Grandidier 1905 [monkey lemur]
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G. †Archaeolemur Filhol 1895
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Archaeolemur edwardsi Filhol 1895
Archaeolemur majori Filhol 1895
G. †Hadropithecus Lorenz von Libernau 1901
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Hadropithecus stenognathus Lorenz von Liburnau 1899
Fm. Cheirogaleidae Gray 1873
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G. Allocebus Petter-Rousseaux and Petter 1967
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Allocebus trichotis Günther 1875
G. Cheirogaleus Geoffroy 1812 [dwarf lemur]
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Cheirogaleus andysabini Lei et al. 2015
Cheirogaleus crossleyi Grandidier 1870
Cheirogaleus lavasoensis Thiele et al. 2013
Cheirogaleus major Geoffroy 1812
Cheirogaleus medius Geoffroy 1812 [fat-tailed dwarf lemur]
Cheirogaleus shethi Frasier et al. 2016
Cheirogaleus sibreei Forsyth Major 1896
Cheirogaleus thomasi Forsyth Major 1894
Invalid names: Altililemur Elliot 1913 [synonym], Cebugale Lesson 1840 [synonym], Mioxicebus Lesson 1840 [synonym], Myspithecus Cuvier 1842 [synonym], Opolemur Gray 1872 [synonym]
G. Microcebus Geoffroy 1827 [mouse lemur]
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Microcebus arnholdi Louis et al. 2008
Microcebus berthae Rasolooarison et al. 2000
Microcebus bongolavensis Olivieri et al. 2007
Microcebus boraha Hotaling et al. 2016
Microcebus danfossi Olivieri et al. 2007
Microcebus ganzhorni Hotaling et al. 2016
Microcebus gerpi Radespiel et al. 2012
Microcebus jollyae Louis et al. 2006
Microcebus lehilahytsara Roos and Kappeler 2005
Microcebus lokobensis Olivieri et al. 2007
Microcebus macarthurii Radespiel et al. 2008
Microcebus mamiratra Andriantompohavana et al. 2006
Microcebus manitatra Hotaling et al. 2016
Microcebus margotmarshae Louis et al. 2008
Microcebus marohita Rasoloarison et al. 2013
Microcebus minor Geoffroy 1812
Microcebus mittermeieri Louis et al. 2006
Microcebus murinus Miller 1777 [gray mouse lemur]
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Invalid names: Cheirogaleus minor Geoffroy 1812 [synonym], Galago madagascariensis Geoffroy 1812 [synonym], Lemur prehensilis Kerr 1792 [synonym], Lemur pusillus Geoffroy 1795 [synonym], Myscebus palmarum Lesson 1840 [synonym], Prosimia minima Boddaert 1784 [synonym]
Microcebus myoxinus Peters 1852
Microcebus ravelobensis Zimmerman et al. 1998
Microcebus rufus Wagner 1840 [brown mouse lemur]
Microcebus sambiranensis Rasolooarison et al. 2000
Microcebus simmonsi Louis et al. 2006
Microcebus tanosi Rasoloarison et al. 2013
Microcebus tavaratra Rasolooarison et al. 2000
Invalid names: Azema Gray 1870 [synonym], Gliscebus Lesson 1840 [synonym], Murilemur Gray 1870 [synonym], Myocebus Wagner 1841 [synonym], Myscebus Lesson 1840 [synonym], Scartes Swainson 1835 [synonym]
G. Mirza Gray 1870 [dwarf lemur]
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Mirza coquereli Grandidier 1867
Mirza zaza Kappeler et al. 2005
G. Phaner Gray 1870
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Phaner electromontis Groves and Tattersall 1991
Phaner furcifer Blainville 1839
Phaner pallescens Groves and Tattersall 1991
Phaner parienti Groves and Tattersall 1991
Fm. Indriidae Burnett 1828
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G. Avahi Jourdan 1834 [avahi]
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Avahi betsilio Andriantompohavana et al. 2007
Avahi cleesei Thalmann and Geissmann 2005
Avahi laniger Gmelin 1788 [eastern woolly lemur]
Avahi meridionalis Zaramody et al. 2006
Avahi mooreorum Lei et al. 2008 [Moore's woolly lemur]
Avahi occidentalis von Lorenz-Liburnau 1898 [western wooly lemur]
Avahi peyrierasi Zaramody et al. 2006
Avahi ramanantsoavani Zaramody et al. 2006
Avahi unicolor Thalmann and Geissmann 2000
Invalid names: Habrocebus Wagner 1839 [synonym], Iropocus Gloger 1841 [synonym], Microrhynchus Jourdan 1834 [replaced], Semnocebus Lesson 1840 [synonym]
G. Indri Geoffroy and Cuvier 1796 [indri]
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Indri indri Gmelin 1788 [indri]
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Invalid names: Indri brevicaudatus Geoffroy 1796 [synonym], Indri niger Lacépède 1799 [synonym], Indris variegatus Gray 1872 [synonym], Lichanotus mitratus Peters 1871 [synonym]
Invalid names: Indrium Rafinesque 1815 [synonym], Lichanotus Illiger 1811 [synonym], Pithelemur Lesson 1840 [synonym]
G. Propithecus Bennett 1832 [sifaka]
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Propithecus candidus Grandidier 1871
Propithecus coquereli Grandidier 1867
Propithecus coronatus Milne-Edwards 1871
Propithecus deckenii Grandidier 1867
Propithecus diadema Grandidier 1867
Propithecus edwardsi Grandidier 1871
Propithecus perrieri Lavauden 1931
Propithecus verreauxi Grandidier 1867
Invalid names: Macromerus Smith 1833 [synonym]
Fm. Lemuridae Gray 1821
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G. Eulemur Simons and Rumpler 1988 [true lemur]
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Eulemur albifrons Geoffroy 1796 [white-headed lemur]
Eulemur cinereiceps Grandidier and Milne-Edwards 1890
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Invalid names: Eulemur albocollaris Rumpler 1975 [synonym]
Eulemur collaris Geoffroy 1817 [collared brown lemur]
Eulemur coronatus Gray 1842 [crowned lemur]
Eulemur flavifrons Gray 1867 [blue-eyed black lemur]
Eulemur fulvus Geoffroy 1796 [common brown lemur]
Eulemur macaco Linnaeus 1766 [black lemur]
Eulemur mongoz Linnaeus 1766 [mongoose lemur]
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Invalid names: Lemur nigrifrons Geoffroy 1812 [synonym]
Eulemur rubriventer Geoffroy 1850 [red-bellied lemur]
Eulemur rufifrons Bennett 1833
Eulemur rufus Audebert 1799 [red lemur]
Eulemur sanfordi Archbold 1932
G. Hapalemur Geoffroy 1851
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Hapalemur alaotrensis Rumpler 1975
Hapalemur aureus Meier et al. 1987
Hapalemur meridionalis Warter et al. 1987
Invalid names: Prolemur Gray 1870 [synonym]
G. Lemur Linnaeus 1758 [ring-tailed lemur]
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Lemur catta Linnaeus 1758
Invalid names: Catta Link 1806 [synonym], Eulemur Haeckel 1895 [nomen nudum], Maki Muirhead 1819 [synonym], Mococo Trouessart 1878 [synonym], Procebus Storr 1780 [synonym], Prosimia Brisson 1762 [synonym]
G. †Pachylemur Lamberton 1948
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Pachylemur insignis Filhol 1895
Pachylemur jullyi Grandidier 1899
G. Varecia Gray 1863 [ruffed lemur]
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Varecia rubra Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1812
Varecia variegata Kerr 1792 [black-and-white ruffed lemur]
Invalid names: Chiromyina Gray 1825 [empty], Galagonina Gray 1825 [empty], Lemurinae Gray 1825 [empty], Lichanotina Gray 1825 [empty], Loridina Gray 1825 [empty], Tarsiina Bonaparte 1850 [empty]
Fm. Lepilemuridae Gray 1870
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G. Lepilemur Geoffroy 1851 [sportive lemur]
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Lepilemur aeeclis Andriaholinirina et al. 2006
Lepilemur ahmansoni Louis et al. 2006
Lepilemur ankaranensis Rumpler and Albignac 1975
Lepilemur betsileo Louis et al. 2006
Lepilemur edwardsi Forsyth Major 1894
Lepilemur fleuretae Louis et al. 2006
Lepilemur grewcockorum Louis et al. 2006
Lepilemur hollandorum Ramaromilanto et al. 2009
Lepilemur hubbardorum Louis et al. 2006
Lepilemur jamesorum Louis et al. 2006
Lepilemur leucopus Forsyth Major 1894
Lepilemur manasamody Craul et al. 2007
Lepilemur microdon Forsyth Major 1894
Lepilemur milanoii Louis et al. 2006
Lepilemur mittermeieri Rabarivola et al. 2006
Lepilemur mustelinus Geoffroy Saint-Hillaire 1851
Lepilemur otto Craul et al. 2007
Lepilemur petteri Louis et al. 2006
Lepilemur randrianasoloi Andriaholinirina et al. 2006
Lepilemur ruficaudatus Grandidier 1867
Lepilemur sahamalazensis Andriaholinirina et al. 2006
Lepilemur scottorum Lei et al. 2008 [Scotts sportive lemur]
Lepilemur seali Louis et al. 2006
Lepilemur septentrionalis Rumpler and Albignac 1975
Lepilemur tymerlachsoni Louis et al. 2006
Lepilemur wrighti Louis et al. 2006
Invalid names: Galeocebus Wagner 1855 [synonym], Mixocebus Peters 1875 [synonym]
Fm. Megaladapidae Forsyth Major 1894
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G. †Megaladapis Forsyth Major 1894
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Megaladapis edwardsi Grandidier 1899
Megaladapis grandidieri Standing 1903
Megaladapis madagascariensis Forsyth Major 1894
Fm. †Palaeopropithecidae Tattersall 1973
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G. †Archaeoindris Standing 1908
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Archaeoindris fontoynontii Standing 1909
G. †Babakotia Godfrey et al. 1990
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Babakotia radofilai Godfrey et al. 1990
G. †Mesopropithecus Standing 1905
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Mesopropithecus dolichobrachion Simons et al. 1995
Mesopropithecus pithecoides Standing 1905
G. †Palaeopropithecus Grandidier 1899
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Palaeopropithecus ingens Grandidier 1899
Palaeopropithecus maximus Grandidier 1899
Invalid names: Indridae Burnett 1828 [empty], Megalapidae [empty], Nesopithecidae Major 1896 [empty]
Invalid names: Cheirogaleoidea Gray 1872 [empty], Indrioidea [empty]
Infraor. Lorisiformes Gregory 1915
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Superfm. †Lorisoidea
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Fm. Galagidae Mivart 1864 [galago]
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G. Euoticus Gray 1863 [needle-clawed bushbaby]
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Euoticus elegantulus Le Conte 1857 [southern needle-clawed bushbaby]
G. Galago Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1796
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Galago farafraensis Pickford et al. 2006
Galago gallarum Thomas 1901
Galago matschiei Lorenz 1917
Galago moholi Smith 1836 [mohol bushbaby]
Galago sadimanensis Walker 1987
Galago senegalensis Geoffroy 1796 [Senegal bushbaby]
G. Galagoides Smith 1833
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Subg. Galagoides (Galagoides) Matthews and Brothers 2002
Galagoides demidoff Fischer 1806 [Prince Demidoff's galago]
Galagoides kumbirensis Svensson et al. 2017
Galagoides thomasi Elliot 1907
Subfm. †Kombinae Harrison 2010
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G. †Komba Simpson 1967
G. Otolemur Coquerel 1859
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Otolemur crassicaudatus Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1812
Otolemur garnettii Ogilby 1838
Otolemur howelli Wesselman 1984
Otolemur monteiri Barlett 1863
G. Paragalago Masters et al. 2017
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Paragalago cocos Heller 1912
Paragalago granti Thomas 1907
Paragalago orinus Lawrence and Washburn 1936
G. †Progalago MacInnes 1943
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Progalago dorae MacInnes 1943
G. †Saharagalago Seiffert et al. 2003
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Saharagalago misrensis Seiffert et al. 2003
G. Sciurocheirus Gray 1872
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Sciurocheirus alleni Waterhouse 1838 [Bioko Allen's bushbaby]
G. †Wadilemur Simons 1997
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Wadilemur elegans Simons 1997
Fm. Lorisidae Gray 1821 [loris]
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Subfm. Lorisinae Gray 1821
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G. Loris Geoffroy 1796 [slender loris]
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Invalid names: Loridium Rafinesque 1815 [objective synonym], Stenops Illiger 1811 [objective synonym]
G. †Microloris Flynn and Morgan 2005
G. †Nycticeboides Jacobs 1981
G. Nycticebus Geoffroy 1812 [slow loris]
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Invalid names: Bradycebus Cuvier and Geoffroy 1795 [synonym]
Subfm. †Mioeuoticinae Harrison 2010
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G. †Mioeuoticus Leakey 1962
G. †Namaloris Pickford 2015
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Namaloris rupestris Pickford 2015
Subfm. Perodictinae Gray 1870
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G. Arctocebus Gray 1863 [golden potto]
G. Perodicticus Bennett 1831 [potto]
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Invalid names: Potto Lesson 1840 [synonym]
G. Pseudopotto Schwartz 1996 [False potto]
Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Maximum body mass: 30 gg
Minimum body mass: 30 gg
Body mass estimate: 30 g
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: arborealo
Diet: omnivoreo
Reproduction: viviparoussubc
Created: 2005-08-26 13:27:51
Modified: 2005-08-26 15:27:51
Source: g = genus, o = order, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Legendre 1988, Nowak 1999, Lillegraven 1979, Ji et al. 2002, Hendy et al. 2009, Carroll 1988

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Wasatchian to the top of the Holocene or 55.80000 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 50.3 Ma

Collections (716 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Thanetian - Early/Lower Eocene59.2 - 48.6France (Marne) Cantius eppsi (133367)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8France (Île-de-France) Cantius epppsi (68437)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8United Kingdom Pelycodus sp., Cantius eppsi (87950)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8France (Marne) Cantius savagei (35533 35535) Periconodon lemoinei (35539)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8France (Oise) Cantius sp. (68174)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8France (Languedoc-Roussillon-Midi-Pyrénées) Agerinia roselli (179574)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Pakistan (Balochistan) Panobius russelli, Sulaimania arifi (87933)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8United Kingdom (England) Protoadapis eppsi (38868)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8Spain (Lleida) Agerinia marandati (142031) Agerinia smithorum (182271 210711 210712) Agerinia sp. (187320 210713)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8France (Aude) Cercamoniinae n. gen. (182641)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8India (Gujarat) Marcgodinotius indicus, Asiadapis cambayensis (180565) Marcgodinotius indicus, Asiadapis tapiensis (180566) Marcgodinotius sp., Marcgodinotius indicus, Asiadapis sp., Primates indet. 2, Adapoidea indet. (55494)
Ypresian56.0 - 47.8France (Hérault) Agerina sp. (181563)
Ypresian - Lutetian56.0 - 41.3Algeria (Bechar region) Dralestes hammadaensis, Algeripithecus minutus (77021) Tabelia hammadae, Azibius trerki (77015) Tabelia hammadae, Azibius trerki, Algeripithecus minutus (77016) Tabelia hammadae, Dralestes hammadaensis, Azibius trerki, Algeripithecus minutus (36612 77014)
Ypresian - Lutetian56.0 - 41.3France (Languedoc-Roussillon) Anchomomys n. sp., Europolemur klatti (182519)
Ypresian - Lutetian56.0 - 41.3France (Languedoc-Roussillon Region) Anchomomys gaillardi (31717)
Ypresian - Lutetian56.0 - 41.3Tunisia Djebelemur martinezi (87795)
Ypresian - Lutetian56.0 - 41.3France (Occitanie) Rouzilemur pulcher, Europolemur midiensis (195457)
Sharamurunian56.0 - 37.71China (Henan) Adapidae indet., Rencunius wui (41120) Hoanghonius stehlini (42163 42164 42526)
Sharamurunian56.0 - 37.71China (Shanxi) Hoanghonius stehlini (41116)
Graybullian55.8 - 50.3USA (Wyoming) Cantius abditus (15701) Pelycodus mckennai (15878) Pelycodus ralstoni (15875)