Cercopithecus pogonias ssp. pogonias


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Cercopithecus pogonias ssp. pogonias
Species Authority: Bennett, 1833
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Golden-bellied Crowned Monkey, Fernando Po Crowned Monkey, Crowned Guenon

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A2cd ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Oates, J.F., Butynski, T.M. & Linder, J.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
Listed as Vulnerable as although no major declines have been reported on Bioko, on the mainland the subspecies is heavily hunted in many parts of its range and in combination with the effects of habitat loss is believed to have undergone a decline in the order of 30% over the past ~27 years (three generations).
2000 Endangered
1996 Vulnerable

Geographic Range [top]

Equatorial Guinea (Bioko)
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Population [top]

Population Trend: Decreasing

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Oates, J.F., Butynski, T.M. & Linder, J. 2008. Cercopithecus pogonias ssp. pogonias. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 05 September 2015.
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