Macaca ochreata ssp. brunnescens


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Macaca ochreata ssp. brunnescens
Species Authority: (Matschie, 1901)
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Muna-buton Macaque, Muna-butung Macaque
Macaca brunnescens (Matschie, 1901)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A3c; B1ab(i,ii,iii) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Manullang, B. & Supriatna, J.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
This subspecies is considered Vulnerable due to a continued decline estimated to be more than 30% over the next 40 years (3 generations), as a result of a projected increase in teak plantations, illegal logging and human settlement. In addition the extent of occurrence of this subspecies is less than 20,000 km2, is severely fragmented, and continuing to decline.
2000 Vulnerable
1996 Vulnerable
1994 Vulnerable (Groombridge 1994)
1990 Insufficiently Known (IUCN 1990)
1988 Insufficiently Known (IUCN Conservation Monitoring Centre 1988)

Geographic Range [top]

Indonesia (Sulawesi)
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Population [top]

Population Trend: Decreasing

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Manullang, B. & Supriatna, J. 2008. Macaca ochreata ssp. brunnescens. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 23 May 2015.
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