suborder Lemuroidea

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Noun1.suborder Lemuroidea - Lemuridae; Lorisidae; Daubentoniidae; Indriidae; used in some classifications instead of Prosimii; in others considered a subdivision of Prosimii
animal order - the order of animals
order Primates, Primates - an animal order including lemurs and tarsiers and monkeys and apes and human beings
lemur - large-eyed arboreal prosimian having foxy faces and long furry tails
family Lemuridae, Lemuridae - typical lemurs; of Madagascar
Daubentoniidae, family Daubentoniidae - comprising solely the aye-aye
family Lorisidae, Lorisidae - slow-moving omnivorous nocturnal primates of tropical Asia; usually tailless
family Indriidae, Indriidae - a family of Lemuroidea
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