Lophocebus aterrimus ssp. opdenboschi


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Lophocebus aterrimus ssp. opdenboschi
Species Authority: (Schouteden, 1944)
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Southern Black Mangabey, Opdenbosch’s Mangabey, Opdenbosch's Black Mangabey

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Hart, J., Groves, C.P. & Ehardt, C.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
Listed as Data Deficient as this is a poorly known subspecies with no recent information on its population status or on the limits of its distribution range. It could well qualify as Near Threatened or even Vulnerable, but in the absence of more reliable information it is retained as Data Deficient.
2000 Data Deficient
1996 Data Deficient

Geographic Range [top]

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Population [top]

Population Trend: Decreasing

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Hart, J., Groves, C.P. & Ehardt, C. 2008. Lophocebus aterrimus ssp. opdenboschi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 28 August 2015.
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