Taxon profile


Lesser Mouse Lemur
Microcebus murinus (J. F. Miller, 1777)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Primates - primates »  family Cheirogaleidae - dwarf lemurs »  genus Microcebus - Mouse Lemurs

Other names

= Gray Mouse Lemur

Least Concern


juvenile animal



Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [13323]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Microcebus murinus (J.F. Miller, 1777)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Microcebus murinus J. F. Miller, 1777]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
DE Zootier-Lexikon [599:grauer-mausmaki&Itemid=437]

Dollinger P.: Zootier-Lexikon
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2018
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Microcebus murinus (J. F. Miller, 1777)]

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.