• Newly sequenced genome of extinct giant lemur sheds light on animal's biology

    2 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    Using an unusually well-preserved subfossil jawbone, a team of researchers has sequenced for the first time the nuclear genome of the koala lemur , one of the largest of the 17 or so giant lemur species that went extinct on the island of Madagascar between about 500 and 2,000 years ago.
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