Pithecia pithecia 

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Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Primates Pitheciidae

Scientific Name: Pithecia pithecia (Linnaeus, 1766)
Common Name(s):
English White-faced Saki, White-Faced Saki
Spanish Huapo, Huapo Negro, Mono Viudo, Mono Volador, Parahuaco, Parauacú
Pithecia pithecia ssp. pithecia (Linnaeus, 1766)
Simia pithecia Linnaeus, 1766
Taxonomic Source(s): Marsh, L.K. 2014. A taxonomic revision of the saki monkeys, Pithecia Desmarest, 1804. Neotropical Primates 21(1): 1-163.
Taxonomic Notes: This was published in IUCN Red Lists prior to 2015 as the nominate subspecies of Pithecia pithecia, but is now the species following the promotion of subspecies P. p. chrysocephala to species-level (Marsh 2014).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2015
Date Assessed: 2008-07-01
Assessor(s): Marsh, L.K., Mittermeier, R.A. & Veiga, L.M.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B.
This species is listed as Least Concern given its relatively wide distribution, presence in a number of protected areas, and lack of any apparent major threats.
Previously published Red List assessments:

Geographic Range [top]

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Population [top]

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

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Errata [top]

Errata reason: This errata assessment has been created because the map was accidentally left out of the version published previously.

Citation: Marsh, L.K., Mittermeier, R.A. & Veiga, L.M. 2015. Pithecia pithecia (errata version published in 2017). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2015: e.T43942A115201263. . Downloaded on 25 September 2018.
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