Propithecus diadema candidus - Silky Sifaka



RANGE and DISTRIBUTION: Rainforests of northeastern Madagascar around Marojejy

SIZE: 5 to 6 kg

IUCN Status: Critically Endangered

LOCAL NAMES: Simpona, Simpony

NOTES:
  • Extremely threatened by habitat loss
  • Web links for Propithecus diadema candidus :

    Silky Sifaka Propithecus diadema candidus -- Primates / Lemurs / Woolly lemurs and allies Propithecus diadema candidus
    Species of the Lemurs of Madagascar -- List Status (1996): Endangered/A1cd For subspecies see Propithecus diadema diadema,
    Lower Taxa of the Lemurs of Madagascar -- Propithecus diadema candidus. (A. Grandidier, 1871) IUCN Red List Status
    Sifaka - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia -- Propithecus diadema candidus. Milne-Edwards's Sifaka, Propithecus edwardsi;
    Local Lemurs & Lorises (USA) -- Propithecus diadema candidus, Silky sifaka; Propithecus diadema perreiri, Perrier's
    Mammal Photos of Madagascar Africa and India -- Sifaka (Propithecus diadema edwardsi) ยท Perrier's Sifaka (Propithecus diadema perrieri)
    Alarm Communication and Conservation of Wild Silky Sifakas ... -- Alarm Communication and Conservation of Wild Silky Sifakas (Propithecus
    Lemurs -- Milne-Edward's sifaka, Propithecus diadema edwardsi. Silky sifaka, Propithecus diadema
    Lemurs species -- ...verreauxi deckeni SIFAKA Propithecus verreauxi verreauxi SIMPOJOBO Propithecus diadema


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