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Uploaded on Thursday 29 Dec 2011 by Peter Prokosch

Verreaux's Sifaka (Propithecus verreauxi), Isalo National Park, Madagascar

Year: 2011 Taken by: Peter Prokosch
The Verreaux's Sifaka or White Sifaka (Propithecus verreauxi) lives in the forests of south-western Madagascar. This endemic lemur species of the family Indriidae is classified by IUCN as Vulnurable. It depends on the small spiny forests fragments of South Madagascar, where it prefers large trees.
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