Zombitse-Vohibasia National Park

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Zombitse-Vohibasia National Park
IUCN category II (national park)
'Fat-tailed dwarf lemur'
Map showing the location of Zombitse-Vohibasia National Park
Map showing the location of Zombitse-Vohibasia National Park
Location of Zombitse-Vohibasia National Park in Madagascar
Nearest city Sakaraha, Tulear
Coordinates 22°50′S 44°41′E / 22.833°S 44.683°E / -22.833; 44.683Coordinates: 22°50′S 44°41′E / 22.833°S 44.683°E / -22.833; 44.683
Area 36.308 ha
Established 1997
Governing body Madagascar National Parks Association
http://www.parcs-madagascar.com/fiche-aire-protegee_en.php?Ap=30 www.parcs-madagascar.com

Zombitse-Vohibasia National Park is a national Park of Madagascar.


The park is situated at 147 km north-east of Tulear and 20 km north-east of Sakaraha. It covers a surface of 36.308 ha on 3 sites : the forest of Zombitse of 16.845 ha and the sites of Isoky Vohimena (3.293 ha) and Vohibasia (16.170 ha).

The Isalo National Park is located at only 90 km.

List of lemur species found in Zombitse-Vohibasia National Park[1]
Viewing time Species


  1. ^ Mittermeier, R.A.; Louis, E.E.; Richardson, M.; Schwitzer, C.; et al. (2010). Lemurs of Madagascar. Illustrated by S.D. Nash (3rd ed.). Conservation International. p. 668–669. ISBN 978-1-934151-23-5. OCLC 670545286. 

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