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woolly lemur
Woolly Wool"ly, a. 1. Consisting of wool; as, a woolly covering; a woolly fleece. 2. Resembling wool; of the nature of wool. ``My fleece of woolly hair.' --Shak. 3. Clothed with wool. ``Woolly breeders.' --Shak. 4. (Bot.) Clothed with a fine, curly pubescence resembling wool. Woolly bear (Zo["o]l.), the hairy larva of several species of bombycid moths. The most common species in the United States are the salt-marsh caterpillar (see under Salt), the black and red woolly bear, or larva of the Isabella moth (see Illust., under Isabella Moth), and the yellow woolly bear, or larva of the American ermine moth (Spilosoma Virginica). Woolly butt (Bot.), an Australian tree (Eucalyptus longifolia), so named because of its fibrous bark. Woolly louse (Zo["o]l.), a plant louse (Schizoneura, or Erisoma, lanigera) which is often very injurious to the apple tree. It is covered with a dense coat of white filaments somewhat resembling fine wool or cotton. In exists in two forms, one of which infests the roots, the other the branches. See Illust. under Blight. Woolly macaco (Zo["o]l.), the mongoose lemur. Woolly maki (Zo["o]l.), a long-tailed lemur (Indris laniger) native of Madagascar, having fur somewhat like wool; -- called also avahi, and woolly lemur. Woolly monkey (Zo["o]l.), any South American monkey of the genus Lagothrix, as the caparro. Woolly rhinoceros (Paleon.), an extinct rhinoceros (Rhinoceros tichorhinus) which inhabited the arctic regions, and was covered with a dense coat of woolly hair. It has been found frozen in the ice of Siberia, with the flesh and hair well preserved.

Meaning of woolly lemur from wikipedia

- The woolly lemurs, also known as avahis or woolly indris, are nine species of strepsirrhine primates in the genus Avahi. Like all other lemurs, they live...
- The Bemaraha woolly lemur (Avahi cleesei), also known as Cleese's woolly lemur, is a species of woolly lemur native to western Madagascar, named after...
- Eastern woolly lemur (Avahi laniger) Southern woolly lemur (Avahi meridionalis) Moore's woolly lemur (Avahi mooreorum) Western woolly lemur (Avahi occidentalis)...
- Lemurs (/ˈliːmər/ (listen) LEE-mər) (from Latin lemuresghosts or spirits) are mammals of the order Primates, divided into 8 families and consisting...
- woolly lemurs Bemaraha woolly lemur, Avahi cleesei Eastern woolly lemur, Avahi laniger Moore's woolly lemur, Avahi mooreorum Western woolly lemur, Avahi...
- sportive lemurs. As of 2014, there are 26 extant species. Family Indriidae consists of the indri (the largest extant lemur), the woolly lemurs and the...
- Bemaraha woolly lemur Avahi unicolor (Thalmann & Geissmann, 2000) - Sambirano woolly lemur Avahi laniger (Gmelin, 1788) - eastern woolly lemur Avahi betsileo...
- A sifaka (/sɪˈfɑːkə/; Malagasy pronunciation: [ˈsifakə̥] (listen)) is a lemur of the genus Propithecus from the family Indriidae within the order Primates...
- The ring-tailed lemur (Lemur catta) is a large strepsirrhine primate and the most recognized lemur due to its long, black and white ringed tail. It belongs...
- The eastern woolly lemur (Avahi laniger), also known as the eastern avahi or Gmelin's woolly lemur, is a species of woolly lemur native to eastern Madagascar...