Cacajao calvus ssp. calvus


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Cacajao calvus ssp. calvus
Species Authority: (I. Geoffroy, 1847)
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English White Bald-headed Uacari, White Uacari
Spanish Uacarí-branco

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable B1ab(iii) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Veiga, L.M. & Boubli, J.-P.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
Listed as Vulnerable as the range of this subspecies is approximately 6,000 km², it survives at fewer than 10 locations (with the main threat being habitat loss), and there is a continuing decline in the habitat in the range due especially to logging and agriculture.
2003 Vulnerable
2000 Endangered
1996 Endangered

Geographic Range [top]

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Population [top]

Population Trend: Decreasing

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Veiga, L.M. & Boubli, J.-P. 2008. Cacajao calvus ssp. calvus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 31 August 2015.
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