Propithecus verreauxi coquereli - Coquerel's Sifaka



RANGE and DISTRIBUTION: Mixed deciduous and evergreen forests of northwest Madagascar, north and east of the Betsiboka River. Found at Ankarafantsika

SIZE: 3.5 to 4 kg

IUCN Status: Endangered

LOCAL NAMES: Ankomba malandy, Sifaka, Tsibahaka

NOTES:
  • According to Richard (1978. Variability in the feeding behaviour of a Malagasy prosimian, Propithecus verreauxi: Lemuriformes. In: Montgomery, G. G (Ed.),The Ecology of Aboreal Folivores. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington DC: 519-533) this species feeds on nearly 100 species of plants.
  • Web links for Propithecus verreauxi coquereli :

    IPBIR: Integrated Primate Biomaterials and Information Resource ... -- ...born. PR00227, Propithecus verreauxi coquereli, white (Verreaux's) sifaka, Tissue
    IPBIR: Integrated Primate Biomaterials and Information Resource ... -- NCBI. 13 samples submitted under Propithecus verreauxi coquereli. ID, Taxonomic
    Lower Taxa of the Lemurs of Madagascar -- Propithecus verreauxi coquereli. (Milne-Edwards, 1867) IUCN Red List Status
    Species of the Lemurs of Madagascar -- A2cd For subspecies see Propithecus verreauxi verreauxi, Propithecus verreauxi deckeni,
    Picture - Coquerel's sifaka with infant - Coquerel's sifaka ... -- ...information about endangered species, created by Wildscreen.Coquerel's sifaka with
    Search Results for Coquerel's Sifaka - Propithecus verreauxi ... -- COPERNIC 2001 SEARCH RESULTS, Search: Coquerel's Sifaka - Propithecus verreauxi
    Primate Info Net: Primate Images - Propithecus (Sifaka) -- ...verreauxi Location: Duke University Primate Center, North Carolina, USA Photographer:
    Mammal Photos of Madagascar Africa and India -- Propithecus diadema candidus) · Verreaux's Sifaka (Propithecus verreauxi verreauxi) ·
    Department of Anthropology, College of Arts and Sciences ... -- 2000 Intraspecific Variation in Locomotor and Postural Behavior Among Three Captive


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