daubentonia : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n type genus; coextensive with the family Daubentoniidae
News & Articles
- Aye-aye, it's unique!
If "unique" is a relative term then this endangered critter has it hands down...or rather, fingers down! The Aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis), once believed to be a rodent is a primate found in the canopy of the forests of Madagascar. This dark brown and black nocturnal animal is a variety of lemur with very special hands featuring one extraordinarily long middle finger with a piercing ...
Sept. 20, 2013 - Environmental News Network