Galago Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire 1796 (galago)

Mammalia - Primates - Galagidae

Parent taxon: Galagidae according to T. Harrison 2010

See also Pickford et al. 2006 and Seiffert et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Euoticus, Galagoides, Kombinae, Otolemur, Paragalago, Progalago, Saharagalago, Sciurocheirus, Wadilemur

Subtaxa: Galago farafraensis Galago gallarum Galago matschiei Galago moholi Galago senegalensis

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Ecology: arboreal insectivore-frugivore


• Quaternary of Ethiopia (1 collection), South Africa (1), Tanzania (4), Zambia (1)

• Pliocene of Ethiopia (2), Kenya (1), Tanzania (1)

• Miocene of Egypt (1)

Total: 12 collections each including a single occurrence

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