Simias concolor ssp. concolor 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Primates Cercopithecidae

Scientific Name: Simias concolor ssp. concolor Miller, 1903
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Pagai Island, Pig-tailed Snub-nosed Monkey

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Critically Endangered A2cd ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Whittaker, D. & Mittermeier, R.A.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
Listed as Critically Endangered as it was estimated a population decline by at least 80% over the past 10 years due to heavy hunting pressure and extensive habitat loss. In addition, this subspecies does not occur in any official protected areas. It has been relatively well studied and thus documentation is fairly recent and intensive (Whittaker 2006). However, there is need for further extensive research across the entire range.
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Geographic Range [top]

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Population [top]

Current Population Trend:Decreasing
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented:No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Whittaker, D. & Mittermeier, R.A. 2008. Simias concolor ssp. concolor. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T39846A10276592. . Downloaded on 22 April 2018.
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