Taxon profile


Black Lemur
Eulemur macaco (Linnaeus, 1766)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Primates - primates »  family Lemuridae - true lemurs »  genus Eulemur - Brown lemurs

Scientific synonyms

Lemur macaco



juvenile animal

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Eulemur macaco flavifrons (Gray, 1867) - Blue-eyed Black Lemur

Eulemur macaco flavifrons - Blue-eyed Black Lemur

subspecies Eulemur macaco macaco (Linnaeus, 1766) - Black Lemur

Eulemur macaco macaco - Black Lemur

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [8212]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Eulemur macaco (Linnaeus, 1766)]
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 Eulemur macaco Linnaeus, 1766]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Eulemur macaco (Linnaeus, 1766)]

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