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Table 2 Known pattern of early Cenozoic dispersal from continental Africa to Madagascar of extinct and extant terrestrial vertebrate families

From: Mid-Cenozoic climate change, extinction, and faunal turnover in Madagascar, and their bearing on the evolution of lemurs

Colonization history Family extinct Family extant TOTAL
Believed to have colonized Madagascar during the early Cenozoic 0 11 11
Not believed to have colonized Madagascar during the early Cenozoic 50 14 64
TOTAL 50 25 75