Indris laniger
Indris In"dris, Indri In"dri, n. (Zo["o]l.) Any lemurine animal of the genus {Indris}. [1913 Webster]

Note: Several species are known, all of them natives of Madagascar, as the diadem indris ({Indris diadema}), which has a white ruff around the forehead; the woolly indris ({Indris laniger}); and the short-tailed or black indris ({Indris brevicaudatus}), which is black, varied with gray. [1913 Webster]


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  • Indris laniger — Woolly Wool ly, a. 1. Consisting of wool; as, a woolly covering; a woolly fleece. [1913 Webster] 2. Resembling wool; of the nature of wool. My fleece of woolly hair. Shak. [1913 Webster] 3. Clothed with wool. Woolly breeders. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Indris — In dris, Indri In dri, n. (Zo[ o]l.) Any lemurine animal of the genus {Indris}. [1913 Webster] Note: Several species are known, all of them natives of Madagascar, as the diadem indris ({Indris diadema}), which has a white ruff around the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Indris brevicaudatus — Indris In dris, Indri In dri, n. (Zo[ o]l.) Any lemurine animal of the genus {Indris}. [1913 Webster] Note: Several species are known, all of them natives of Madagascar, as the diadem indris ({Indris diadema}), which has a white ruff around the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Indris diadema — Indris In dris, Indri In dri, n. (Zo[ o]l.) Any lemurine animal of the genus {Indris}. [1913 Webster] Note: Several species are known, all of them natives of Madagascar, as the diadem indris ({Indris diadema}), which has a white ruff around the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Indris — Ịndris   [madegassisch], Singular Ịndri der, (s), Indriidae, Familie der Halbaffen mit vier Arten (Kopf Rumpf Länge 30 90 cm) in drei Gattungen, die im Nordosten Madagaskars verbreitet sind. Indris sind baumbewohnende Pflanzenfresser mit langen …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Lichanotus laniger — vilnotasis indris statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Lichanotus laniger angl. avahi; woolly indris; woolly lemur rus. длинношёрстный авагис; мохнатый индри; руноносый авагис ryšiai: platesnis terminas –… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • vilnotasis indris — statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Lichanotus laniger angl. avahi; woolly indris; woolly lemur rus. длинношёрстный авагис; мохнатый индри; руноносый авагис ryšiai: platesnis terminas – vilnotieji indriai …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • woolly indris — vilnotasis indris statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Lichanotus laniger angl. avahi; woolly indris; woolly lemur rus. длинношёрстный авагис; мохнатый индри; руноносый авагис ryšiai: platesnis terminas –… …   Žinduolių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Avahi laniger — noun nocturnal indris with thick grey brown fur and a long tail • Syn: ↑woolly indris • Hypernyms: ↑lemur • Member Holonyms: ↑Avahi, ↑genus Avahi …   Useful english dictionary

  • woolly indris — noun nocturnal indris with thick grey brown fur and a long tail • Syn: ↑Avahi laniger • Hypernyms: ↑lemur • Member Holonyms: ↑Avahi, ↑genus Avahi …   Useful english dictionary

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