Coquerel’s sifaka (Propithecus coquereli). Coquerel’s sifaka is a strikingly beautiful and highly threatened lemur. Once considered a subspecies of Verreaux’s sifaka (Propithecus verreauxi), Coquerel’s sifaka can be distinguished from other.
Meet Ares, a brand new baby Coquerel's sifaka at the Wildlife Conservation Society's Bronx Zoo. Like all lemurs, Coquerel's sifaka is native only to the island of Madagascar where they are endangered due to habitat destruction.