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Verreaux's sifaka - face, Kirindy Reserve, Madagascar A spectacular action moment of a Verreaux&#039;s Sifaka chewing a leaf. Amazingly, this animal manages to upkeep this pace for most of the day, in between its 3 hour breaks.<br />
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Verreaux's sifaka - face, Kirindy Reserve, Madagascar

A spectacular action moment of a Verreaux's Sifaka chewing a leaf. Amazingly, this animal manages to upkeep this pace for most of the day, in between its 3 hour breaks.

Verreaux's sifaka - full body, Kirindy Reserve, Madagascar A spectacular action moment of a Verreaux's Sifaka chewing a leaf. Amazingly, this animal manages to upkeep this pace for most of the day, in between its 3 hour breaks.<br />
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https://www.jungledragon.com/image/83137/verreauxs_sifaka_-_face_kirindy_reserve_madagascar.html Africa,Geotagged,Kirindy Reserve,Madagascar,Madagascar 2019,Propithecus verreauxi,Verreauxs sifaka,Winter,World

Verreaux's sifaka - chewing, Kirindy Reserve, Madagascar A spectacular action moment of a Verreaux's Sifaka chewing a leaf. Amazingly, this animal manages to upkeep this pace for most of the day, in between its 3 hour breaks.<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/83139/verreauxs_sifaka_-_full_body_kirindy_reserve_madagascar.html<br />
https://www.jungledragon.com/image/83137/verreauxs_sifaka_-_face_kirindy_reserve_madagascar.html Africa,Geotagged,Kirindy Reserve,Madagascar,Madagascar 2019,Propithecus verreauxi,Verreauxs sifaka,Winter,World

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Verreaux's sifaka, or the white sifaka, is a medium sized primate in one of the lemur families, Indriidae. It lives in Madagascar and can be found in a variety of habitats from rainforest to western Madagascar dry deciduous forests and dry and spiny forests. The fur is thick and silky and generally white with brown on the sides, top of the head, and on the arms. Like all sifakas, it has a long tail that it uses as a balance when leaping from tree to tree. However, its body is so highly adapted to.. more

Similar species: Primates
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded Aug 13, 2019. Captured Jul 9, 2019 10:44 in Morondava, Madagascar.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/5.6
  • 1/200s
  • ISO64
  • 290mm