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Family Lorisidae Gray 1821 (loris)

Osteichthyes - Primates

PaleoDB taxon number: 40777

Alternative spelling: Loridae

Full reference: J. E. Gray. 1821. On the natural arrangement of vertebrose animals. The London Medical Repository Monthly Journal and Review 15:296-310

Parent taxon: Lorisiformes according to E. R. Seiffert et al. 2005

Sister taxon: Galagidae

Subtaxa: Arctocebus, Loris, Mioeuoticus, Namaloris, Nycticebus, Perodicticus, Progalago

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Ecology: arboreal insectivore-herbivore