Aye Aye Lemur Sixth Digit

Guest: Dr. Adam Hartstone-Rose, Associate Professor, Department of Biological Sciences, NC State University
Topics: Recent discovery of a sixth digit “pseudothumb” in aye-aye lemurs, Adam’s other research in functional morphology and comparative anatomy in vertebrates

Dr. Adam Hartstone-Rose


“Add ‘Pseudo Thumb’ to the Aye Aye Lemur’s Bizarre Anatomy” NY Times 10/21/19

“Gimme Six! Researchers Discover Aye-Aye’s Extra Finger” NCSU press release

Dr. Hartstone-Rose NCSU research lab

Adam’s NCSU Department of Biological Sciences faculty page

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