Who are these claws?

Les mains de bébé velues d'une femelle Mirza Coquereli, une espèce de lémurien assez commune dans le massif du Makay à Madagascar. © Pierre Schmitt / Naturevolution

No bigger than a squirrel (25 cm tail about thirty cm), Mirza coquereliLike all lemurs are endemic to Madagascar.

The Mirza coquereli is frugivorous but it can consume insects and their secretions during the dry season.

Just like his brothers lemurs, it has five fingers with opposable nails in the hands and feet.

Declared vulnerable by IUCN in 2000, this small lemur in danger of disappearing because of serious threats to its survival.

A coquereli Mirza, Makay, Madagascar

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