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- n. Either of two small primates, of the genus Arctocebus, similar to lemurs
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A small lemuroid mammal (Arctocebus Calabarensis) of Africa. It has only a rudimentary tail.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The slow lemur of Old Calabar, Arctocebus calabarensis, of the subfamily Nycticebinæ, related to the potto, and by some referred to the genus Perodicticus.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a kind of lemur
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The northwestern limit of the ecoregion is the Sanaga River, a faunal boundary for such species as the golden angwantibo (Arctocebus aureus), white-bellied duiker (Cephalophus leucogaster), mandrill (Mandrillus sphinx), and elegant needle-clawed galago (Euoticus elegantus).