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 Translation for 'aye-aye' from English to Finnish
NOUN   an aye-aye | aye-ayes
SYNO aye-aye | Daubentonia madagascariensis
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sormieläin {noun} [Daubentonia madagascariensis]
aye-aye
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ai-ai {noun} [Daubentonia madagascariensis]
aye-aye
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Usage Examples English
  • In 2015 eBraam recorded "The Extraordinary Love Story of Aye Aye and Fedor", with singer Dean Bowman as narrator, after Ana Isabel Ordonez's children's book, in a bigger project that involves also dance and fine art.
  • He goes on to note that it is best known as "a preserve for the Aye-aye, a rare and unusual lemur famous for its bizarre appearance".
  • The possibility that it was a "mammalian woodpecker" similar to the aye-aye and striped possum has been raised.
  • The aye-aye ("Daubentonia madagascariensis") is a long-fingered lemur, a strepsirrhine primate native to Madagascar with rodent-like teeth that perpetually grow and a special thin middle finger.
  • The pagoda was erected by the jade mining family of Soe Naing and Aye Aye Khaing, who donated both the pagoda and pagoda grounds.

  • The aye-aye "(Daubentonia madagascariensis)" is the only extant member.
  • "Canarium" fruit is also an important part of the diet of the aye-aye ("Daubentonia madagascarensis").
  • In the winter of 2015/2016 the former yellow breasted capuchin exhibit at the rear of Tropical Realm was converted to house a pair of aye-aye and a group of Malagasy giant jumping rats.
  • Chiromyiformes is an order of strepsirrhine primates that includes the aye-aye from Madagascar and its extinct relatives.
  • Although it is generally agreed that the aye-aye is the most basal member of the lemur clade, the relationship between the other four families is less clear since they diverged during a narrow 10 to 12 million-year window between the Late Eocene (42 mya) and into the Oligocene (30 mya).

  • with the exception of the aye-aye, in which the structure has been modified into two continually growing (hypselodont) incisors (or canine teeth), similar to those of rodents.
  • Until recently, the aye-aye has been difficult to place within Strepsirrhini.
  • In December 2013, in an effort spearheaded by his daughter Aye Aye Thant and his grandson Thant Myint-U, Thant's house in Yangon was being converted into a museum which would feature his photos, works and personal belongings.
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