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Microcebus murinus Miller 1777 (gray mouse lemur)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Cheirogaleidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 232487

Alternative combination: Lemur murinus

Synonyms: Cheirogaleus minor Geoffroy 1812 (no. 232492), Galago madagascariensis Geoffroy 1812 (no. 232489), Lemur prehensilis Kerr 1792 (no. 232488), Lemur pusillus Geoffroy 1795 (no. 232491), Microcebus myoxinus Peters 1852 (no. 232493), Myscebus palmarum Lesson 1840 (no. 232490), Prosimia minima Boddaert 1784 (no. 232486)

Belongs to Microcebus according to E. Schwarz 1931

Sister taxon: Microcebus coquereli

Subtaxa: Microcebus murinus rufus

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore