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Lepilemur hubbardi  Louis Jr., Engberg, Lei, Geng, Sommer, Randriamampionona, Randriamanana, Zaonarivelo et al., 2006
Taxonomic Serial No.: 944067

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Lepilemur hubbardorum Louis Jr., Engberg, Lei, Geng, Sommer, Randriamampionona, Randriamanana, Zaonarivelo et al., 2006
  Common Name(s): Zombitse Sportive Lemur [English]
    Hubbard's Sportive Lemur [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderPrimates Linnaeus, 1758 – homem, macaco, primata, sagui, primates, primates  
                                  SuborderStrepsirrhini É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1812  
                                     InfraorderLemuriformes Gray, 1821  
                                        SuperfamilyLemuroidea Gray, 1821  
                                           FamilyLepilemuridae Gray, 1870 – sportive lemurs  
                                              GenusLepilemur I. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1851 – sportive lemurs  
                                                 SpeciesLepilemur hubbardi Louis Jr., Engberg, Lei, Geng, Sommer, Randriamampionona, Randriamanana, Zaonarivelo et al., 2006 – Zombitse Sportive Lemur, Hubbard's Sportive Lemur  

  Expert: Anthony B. Rylands  
  Notes: Deputy Chair, IUCN SSC Primate Specialist Group, Office of the Executive Vice Chair, Conservation International, 2011 Crystal Drive, Arlington, Virginia 22202, USA   
  Reference for: Lepilemur hubbardi    
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  Reference for:    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hoffmann, Michael, Peter Grubb, Colin P. Groves, Rainer Hutterer, Eric van der Straeten, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2009   
  Article/Chapter Title: A synthesis of African and western Indian Ocean island mammal taxa (Class: Mammalia) described between 1988 and 2008: an update to Allen (1939) and Ansell (1989)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, vol. 2205, no. 1   
  Page(s): 1-36   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Notes: Online ISSN 1175-5334; available online at   
  Reference for: Lepilemur hubbardi   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Krell, Frank-Thorsten, and Stephen A. Marshall  
  Publication Date: 2017   
  Article/Chapter Title: New Species Described From Photographs: Yes? No? Sometimes? A Fierce Debate and a New Declaration of the ICZN   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Insect Systematics and Diversity, vol. 1, no. 1   
  Page(s): 3-19   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 2399-3421   
  Notes: doi: 10.1093/isd/ixx004   
  Reference for: Lepilemur hubbardi   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Louis, Edward E. Jr., Shannon E. Engberg, Runhua Lei, Huimin Geng, Julie A. Sommer, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: Molecular and Morphological Analysis of the Sportive Lemurs (Family Megaladapidae: Genus Lepilemur) Reveals 11 Previously Unrecognized Species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Museum of Texas Tech Special Publications, no. 49   
  Page(s): 1-47   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0169-0237   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Mittermeier, Rusell A., Anthony B. Rylands, and Don E. Wilson, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Volume 3. Primates   
  Page(s): 951   
  Publisher: Lynx Edicions   
  Publication Place: Barcelona, Spain   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9788496553897   
  Reference for: Lepilemur hubbardi, Zombitse Sportive Lemur [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Africa  



  Comment: Named 'in honor of Theodore F. and Claire M. Hubbard Family Foundation' [sic], and correctly given there as 'Lepilemur hubbardi', since it is named for the foundation, not the people. Subsequent emendation to 'hubbardorum' is unjustified  



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