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Moore's woolly lemur

Moore's woolly lemur
Conservation status
Not evaluated (IUCN 3.1)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Family: Indriidae
Genus: Avahi
Species: A. mooreorum
Binomial name
Avahi mooreorum
Lei, 2008

Moore's woolly lemur (Avahi mooreorum), or Masoala woolly lemur, is a woolly lemur endemic to Madagascar. It has brown-grey fur and a reddish tail.[1][2] It is named in honor of the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation of San Francisco.[2]


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