Consider the following statements about Mouse Lemur, which was recently in news:

  1. Mouse Lemurs are endemic to Western Ghats of India
  2. They are nocturnal and omnivorous in nature

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [B] Only 2

First statement is incorrect because Mouse Lemurs are endemic to the island of Madagascar. Recently, Primate Researchers have discovered three new species of mouse lemurs.

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