Cercopithecus nictitans ssp. nictitans


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Cercopithecus nictitans ssp. nictitans
Species Authority: (Linnaeus, 1766)
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Eastern Putty-nosed Monkey

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Oates, J.F.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
This species is considered Least Concern because it is reasonably widespread, can withstand some degree of hunting pressure, and is not believed declining at a rate sufficient to warrant listing in a threatened category.

Geographic Range [top]

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Population [top]

Population Trend: Decreasing

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Oates, J.F. 2008. Cercopithecus nictitans ssp. nictitans. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 29 March 2015.
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