TITLE

Aye-Aye

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
World Book Science Dataset;1/1/2009, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
Aye-aye, ', a lemur-like primate found only on Madagascar. It is up to 40 inches (1 m) long, including a 24-inch (60-cm) tail. It has a round head, large eyes and ears, prominent curved incisors, and a bushy tail. There are five clawed fingers on each hand; the middle one is longer than the others. The aye-aye has coarse brownish-black fur with yellowish-white spots on its face and throat. Its hands and feet are black.
ACCESSION #
37309825

 

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