Colobus angolensis ssp. cordieri


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Colobus angolensis ssp. cordieri
Species Authority: Rahm, 1959
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Cordier’s Angola Colobus

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Near Threatened ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Hart, J.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
Listed as Near Threatened as this subspecies is believed to have undergone a decline of about 20-25% over the past ~27 years, mainly as a result of increased hunting in this part of the range. Almost qualifies as threatened under criterion A2d

Geographic Range [top]

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Population [top]

Population Trend: Decreasing

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Hart, J. 2008. Colobus angolensis ssp. cordieri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 27 March 2015.
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