Propithecus diadema diadema - Diademed Sifaka



RANGE and DISTRIBUTION: Eatern montane rainforests of Madagascar from Maroantsetra south to the Mangoro River. Can be seen at Mantadia.

SIZE: 6 to 7.3 kg

IUCN Status: Critically Endangered

LOCAL NAMES: Simpona, Simpony

NOTES:
  • The diademed sifaka is one of the largest lemurs and a powerful jumper. This species is considered among the most attractive of the sifakas.
  • Web links for Propithecus diadema diadema :

    Diademed sifaka - Propithecus diadema - ARKive -- Subspecies: Diademed sifaka (Propithecus diadema diadema) classified as Critically
    Picture - Diademed sifaka - Diademed sifaka - Propithecus diadema ... -- ...film clips and accompanying information about endangered species, created by
    Propithecus diadema diadema -- ...bibliofile.mc.duke.edu/gww/Lemur/Pdd/ - 1k - Cached - Similar pages Diademed Sifaka Propithecus diadema diadema
    Diademed Sifaka Propithecus diadema diadema -- Primates / Lemurs / Woolly lemurs and allies Propithecus diadema diadema
    Silky Sifaka Propithecus diadema candidus -- ...diadema candidus : Species of the Lemurs of Madagascar -- List Status (1996):
    Species of the Lemurs of Madagascar -- Bennet, 1832 IUCN Red List Status (1996): Endangered/A1cd For subspecies see Propithecus
    Lower Taxa of the Lemurs of Madagascar -- Propithecus diadema diadema. ... Calls are primarily used for group cohesion. Original
    Diademed Sifaka (Propithecus diadema) -- The behavior of the diademed sifaka, Propithecus diadema.


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