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Definition of Diadem lemur

Diadem lemur
Diadem 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 in...
- Lemurs (/ˈliːmər/ (listen) LEE-mər) (from Latin lemuresghosts or spirits) are mammals of the order Primates, divided into 8 families and consisting...
- (/ʃɪˈfɑːk/ (listen); Malagasy pronunciation: [ˈsifakə̥] (listen)) is a lemur of the genus Propithecus from the family Indriidae within the order Primates...
- Lemurs, primates belonging to the suborder Strepsirrhini which branched off from other primates less than 63 mya (million years ago), evolved 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 sifaka...
- Lemurs are strepsirrhine primates, all species of which are endemic to Madagascar. They include the smallest primate in the world, Madame Berthe's mouse...
- and dexterous hands. Primates range in size from Madame Berthe's mouse lemur, which weighs 30 g (1 oz), to the eastern gorilla, weighing over 200 kg...
- ruffed lemurs of the genus Varecia are strepsirrhine primates and the largest extant lemurs within the family Lemuridae. Like all living lemurs, they are...
- Greater bamboo lemur Silky sifaka Diademed sifaka Perrier's sifaka Golden-crowned sifaka Red ruffed lemur Black-and-white ruffed lemur Subspecies Southern...
- than the extant forms, including the largest living lemurs, the indri (Indri indri) and diademed sifaka (Propithecus diadema), which weigh up to 9.5 kg...
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