Indri ©Wikimedia Commons
Indri ©Wikimedia Commons

Order Primates

Family Indriidae

Scientific Name

Indri indri

Other Names

Babakoto

Thumbnail Description

It is common for groups to move 300–700 m daily. The indri sleeps in trees about 10–30 m above ground

Size & Weight

HEAD-BODY-LENGTH: 64–72 cm (2.10–2.36 ft)

WEIGHT: 6 and 9.5 kg (13 and 21 lb)

Habitat

Lowland, montane forests

Distribution

Eastern Madagascar

Diet

Tender leaves, seeds, fruits, flowers

Reproduction

1

Population

Unknown

Lifespan

Unknown

Speed

Unknown

Baby Name

Unknown

Home Range

Unknown

Group Name

Unknown

Predators

Fossa

Sounds

Grunt, kiss, wheeze, hum, roar

Behavior

Unknown

Conservation Status

Critically Endangered