Colobus guereza ssp. percivali


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Colobus guereza ssp. percivali
Species Authority: Heller, 1913
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Mt Uaraguess Guereza, Mt. Uarges Guereza, Percival's Black-and-white Colobus
Taxonomic Notes: For the use of Mt Uaraguess Guereza as the common name as opposed to Mt Uarges, see Grubb (2006).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered B1ab(v) ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Struhsaker, T., Oates, J.F., Hart, J., Butynski, T.M. & Groves, C.P.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
This subspecies is restricted to a small area of forest in the Matthews Range in Kenya where it is at risk from hunting for its skins.
2000 Endangered

Geographic Range [top]

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Population [top]

Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Struhsaker, T., Oates, J.F., Hart, J., Butynski, T.M. & Groves, C.P. 2008. Colobus guereza ssp. percivali. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. <>. Downloaded on 29 March 2015.
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