Lophocebus aterrimus ssp. opdenboschi 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Primates Cercopithecidae

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.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2000 Data Deficient (DD)
1996 Data Deficient (DD)

Geographic Range [top]

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Population [top]

Current Population Trend: Decreasing
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Hart, J., Groves, C.P. & Ehardt, C. 2008. Lophocebus aterrimus ssp. opdenboschi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T12311A3334719. . Downloaded on 29 November 2015.
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