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Propithecus verreauxi (Verreaux's Sifaka) is a species of primates in the family Indriidae. They are listed as critically endangered by IUCN and in cites appendix i. They are native to Ethiopia. They are diurnal herbivores. Individuals are known to live for 247.2 months and can grow to 472.49 mm. They have . Reproduction is viviparous and dioecious. They have parental care (paternal care and female provides care). They rely on saltation to move around.

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  • URI: http://eol.org/schema/terms/CITES_I
  • Definition: Appendix I lists species that are the most endangered among CITES-listed animals and plants. They are threatened with extinction and CITES prohibits international trade in specimens of these species except when the purpose of the import is not commercial, for instance for scientific research. In these exceptional cases, trade may take place provided it is authorized by the granting of both an import permit and an export permit (or re-export certificate). Article VII of the Convention provides for a number of exemptions to this general prohibition.
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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/NBO_0000370
  • Definition: (Bipedal jumping.) Behavior related to the upward thrust produced by the rapid, simultaneous extension of the hind legs with the intend to rise in the air
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Verreaux's Sifaka. View this species on GBIF