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Definition of Diadem lemur
Diadem lemurDiadem Di"a*dem, n. [F. diad[`e]me, L. diadema, fr. Gr. ?, fr.
? to bind round; dia` through, across + ? to bind; cf. Skr.
d[=a] to bind.]
1. Originally, an ornamental head band or fillet, worn by
Eastern monarchs as a badge of royalty; hence (later),
also, a crown, in general. ``The regal diadem.' --Milton.
2. Regal power; sovereignty; empire; -- considered as
symbolized by the crown.
3. (Her.) An arch rising from the rim of a crown (rarely also
of a coronet), and uniting with others over its center.
Diadem lemur. (Zo["o]l.) See Indri.
Diadem spider (Zo["o]l.), the garden spider.
Meaning of Diadem lemur from wikipedia
- The diademed sifaka
(Propithecus diadema), or diademed
simpona, is an endangered species
of sifaka, one of the lemurs endemic
to certain rainforests
(/ˈliːmər/ (listen) LEE-mər) (from Latin lemures
or spirits) are mammals
of the order
into 8 families
- (/ʃɪˈfɑːk/ (listen); Malagasy
pronunciation: [ˈsifakə̥] (listen)) is a lemur
of the genus Propithecus
from the family Indriidae within
, primates belonging
to the suborder Strepsirrhini which branched
off from other primates
less than 63 mya (million years
on the island...
- baby lemurs being
born around August
to September. Other lemur species
that live in the same rainforests
as eastern woolly lemur
are the diademed
primates, all species
to Madagascar. They include
the smallest primate
in the world, Madame
- and dexterous
hands. Primates range
in size from Madame
Berthe's mouse lemur
, which weighs
30 g (1 oz), to the eastern
over 200 kg...
- ruffed lemurs
of the genus Varecia
are strepsirrhine primates
and the largest extant lemurs within
Lemuridae. Like all living lemurs
, they are...
- Greater bamboo lemur Silky sifaka Diademed sifaka
Red ruffed lemur
Black-and-white ruffed lemur Subspecies
- than the extant
the largest living lemurs
, the indri
(Indri indri) and diademed sifaka
(Propithecus diadema), which weigh
up to 9.5 kg...
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