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From teensy mouse lemurs to lemurs with freakishly long fingers, we're celebrating some weird yet cute and entirely underrepresented lemur species.

From teensy mouse lemurs to lemurs with freakishly long fingers, we're celebrating some weird yet cute and entirely underrepresented lemur species.

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ratón lemur

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Marohita mouse lemur | Image above, Goodman’s mouse lemur ( Microcebus lehilahytsara ) a ...

Marohita mouse lemur | Image above, Goodman’s mouse lemur ( Microcebus lehilahytsara ) a ...

August 9, 2005—You're a good man, Microcebus lehilahytsara—quite literally. The German and Madagascan scientists who discovered the new lemur species named it for U.S. lemur expert Steve Goodman ("lehilahytsara" is Malagasy for "good man"). - Ted Chamberlain

August 9, 2005—You're a good man, Microcebus lehilahytsara—quite literally. The German and Madagascan scientists who discovered the new lemur species named it for U.S. lemur expert Steve Goodman ("lehilahytsara" is Malagasy for "good man"). - Ted Chamberlain

Andasibe’s mouse lemurs proved to be a previously undescribed species, now called Goodman’s Mouse Lemur Microcebus lehilahytsara

Andasibe’s mouse lemurs proved to be a previously undescribed species, now called Goodman’s Mouse Lemur Microcebus lehilahytsara

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