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Red Bellied Lemur

Eulemur rubriventer (I. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1850)

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Eulemur rubriventer (Red Bellied Lemur) is a species of primates in the family true lemurs. They are listed as vulnerable by IUCN and in cites appendix i. They are native to Ethiopia. They are diurnal herbivores. Individuals can grow to 971 mm. Reproduction is viviparous. They have parental care (female provides care and paternal care).

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  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/CITES_I
  • Definition: Appendix I lists species that are the most endangered among CITES-listed animals and plants. They are threatened with extinction and CITES prohibits international trade in specimens of these species except when the purpose of the import is not commercial, for instance for scientific research. In these exceptional cases, trade may take place provided it is authorized by the granting of both an import permit and an export permit (or re-export certificate). Article VII of the Convention provides for a number of exemptions to this general prohibition.
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Red-bellied Lemur. View this species on GBIF