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Table 3 Inferred pattern of early Cenozoic dispersal from continental Africa to Madagascar assuming similar probabilities of dispersal for 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
Colonized Madagascar during the early Cenozoic 22 11 33
Did not colonize Madagascar during the early Cenozoic 28 14 42
TOTAL 50 25 75