Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Primates Cercopithecidae

Scientific Name: Procolobus badius ssp. badius
Species Authority: (Kerr, 1792)
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Upper Guinea Red Colobus, Bay Colobus, Upper Guinea Bay Colobus, Western Red Colobus

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Endangered A2cd ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Oates, J.F., Struhsaker, T. & McGraw, S.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
Listed as Endangered as the taxon is estimated to have undergone a decline exceeding 50% over the course of three generations (ca. 27-30 years), mainly due to habitat loss and hunting.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2000 Endangered (EN)
1990 Vulnerable (V)
1988 Vulnerable (V)
1988 Vulnerable (V)
1986 Vulnerable (V)

Geographic Range [top]

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Population [top]

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

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Oates, J.F., Struhsaker, T. & McGraw, S. 2008. Procolobus badius ssp. badius. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T40009A10300799. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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