Animal Weight

How much does a Coquerel’s sifaka weight?

It is hard to guess what a Coquerel’s sifaka weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Coquerel’s sifaka (Propithecus coquereli) on average weights 4.19 kg (9.24 lbs).

The Coquerel’s sifaka is from the family Indriidae (genus: Propithecus). It is usually born with about 102 grams (0.22 lbs). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 37 cm (1′ 3″). Usually, Coquerel’s sifakas have 1 babies per litter.

As a reference: An average human weights in at 62 kg (137 lbs) and reaches an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″). Humans spend 280 days (40 weeks) in the womb of their mother and reach around 75 years of age.

The average adult weight of a Coquerel's sifaka is 4.19 kg (9.24 lbs)

Coquerel’s sifaka (Propithecus coquereli) is a diurnal, medium-sized lemur of the sifaka genus Propithecus. It is native to northwest Madagascar. Coquerel’s sifaka was once considered to be a subspecies of Verreaux’s sifaka, but was eventually granted full species level, and is listed as endangered due to habitat loss and hunting. In popular culture, it is known for being species of the title character in the children’s TV show Zoboomafoo.

Animals of the same family as a Coquerel’s sifaka

We found other animals of the Indriidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Coquerel’s sifaka

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Propithecus coquereli:

Animals with the same litter size as a Coquerel’s sifaka

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (1) as a Coquerel’s sifaka: