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Archaeoindris fontoynontii is an extinct giant lemur and the largest primate known to have .... associations between the postcrania and crania of Archareoindris, summarized what is known about the postcranial skeleton, and documented the ...

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The taxonomic attributions of giant subfossil lemur bones from ...
Archaeoindris fontoynonti, the largest of the subfossil lemurs of Madagascar and, indeed, the largest-known prosimian, was comparable in body size to the ...
Subfossil Lemurs of Madagascar - Makauwahi Cave Reserve
Jan 21, 2010 Amparihingidro, Anjohibe, perhaps. Ampoza. [Description in progress].
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opropithecids (also including the extinct genera Palaeopropith- ecus, Archaeoindris, and Mesopropithecus). Living indrids form the sister group to this fossil lade ...
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dapis, Palaeopropithecus, and Archaeoindris-possess a suite of basicranial features not found in any other lemuriforms: (1) ectotympanic not “free,” (2) external ...
The Extinct Sloth Lemurs of Madagascar - Back to main page
Archaeoindris was attributed to an-. Laurie R. Godfrey is Professor of Anthro- pology at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

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In an underwater graveyard, scientists discover bones of giants from
Among them are specimens of Megaladapis, a big-nosed, beady-eyed creature whose heavy, squat body more closely resembled a koala's than those of the diminutive lemurs we know today, and Archaeoindris, the largest known lemur species that was the ...
90% Of Lemur Species Approaching Extinction — New Action Plan Devised By
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Some of the other recent extinctions in Madagascar include the gorilla sized lemur Archaeoindris, an enormous number of other lemur species, the giant fossa, and the malagasy hippopotamus.
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Das untere Ende liegt bei 1,80 Metern Höhe und 200 Kilogramm Gewicht, was ihn bereits an die Dimensionen von Gorillas und Menschen heranbringt – und nicht zu vergessen an die des Riesenlemuren Archaeoindris, der bis vor einigen tausend Jahren auf ...
Marvels of Madagascar
The largest lemur (Archaeoindris fontoynonti) weighed 350 to 440 pounds and reached five feet tall. Another group of stocky lemurs (genus Megaladapis) looked like giant koalas, at four to five feet tall with some weighing as much as 190 pounds.

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Archaeoindris - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Archaeoindris fontoynontii is an extinct giant lemur and the largest primate known to have evolved on Madagascar, comparable in size to a male gorilla.
Sloth lemur - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Babakotia and Mesopropithecus preserve the typical Indriid-like toothcomb, but Palaeopropithecus and Archaeoindris have replaced it with four short and stout ...
Archaeoindris - Prehistoric Wildlife
Information about the prehistoric sloth lemur Archaeoindris and other prehistoric creatures.
Mary Anning's Revenge: Awesome Dead Shit: Archaeoindris, the ...
Jan 23, 2014 Only complete Archaeoindris skull found to date: Challenge accepted. ... sloth lemur (that lived alongside Archaeoindris) Palaeopropithecus ...
Archaeoindris - About.com Prehistoric Mammals
Archaeoindris was a gorilla-sized prehistoric lemur of Madagascar.

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