Papio cynocephalus ssp. cynocephalus


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Papio cynocephalus ssp. cynocephalus
Species Authority: (Linnaeus, 1766)
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Central Yellow Baboon
Papio cynocephalus Schwarz, 1928 subspecies jubilaeus
Papio cynocephalus Elliot, 1907 subspecies strepitus

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Kingdon, J.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
Listed as Least Concern as the subspecies is widespread and common, present in numerous protected areas, and there are no major range-wide threats believed to be resulting in a significant population decline.

Geographic Range [top]

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Population [top]

Population Trend: Stable

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Kingdon, J. 2008. Papio cynocephalus ssp. cynocephalus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 29 August 2015.
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