On April 13, 2011, The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore announced the birth of an Endangered Coquerel’s Sifaka (Propithecus coquereli) making it one of only 50 individuals found in accredited institutions in the United States.

Coquerel-Sifaka at the Maryland Zoo in Baltimore, Photo: Kristin Abt

Read the press release for more information!

The Duke Lemur Center manages the United States’ Coquerel’s Sifaka population and provides more information about the species: Coquerel’s Sifaka