Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Primates Callitrichidae

Scientific Name: Saguinus labiatus ssp. rufiventer
Species Authority: (Gray, 1843)
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Gray’s Red-bellied Tamarin, Red-bellied Tamarin
Spanish Sagüi-de Bigode
Taxonomic Notes: Hershkovitz (1977) listed Saguinus labiatus rufiventer(Gray, 1843), as a junior synonym of S. l. labiatus. However, it was considered a valid subspecies by Groves (2001, 2005), with a provisional distribution (also indicated by Hershkovitz) which extends south from the Rio Solimões between the Rios Madeira and Purus to the Rio Ipixuna, an east bank tributary of the Rio Purus.

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Wallace, R.B.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
Listed as Least Concern as much of the range of the subspecies occurs in one of the least disturbed areas of the Brazilian Amazon, and there are currently no major threats to the subspecies.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2003 Least Concern (LC)
1996 Lower Risk/least concern (LR/lc)

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Brazil (Amazonas)
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Population [top]

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

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Mittermeier, R.A. & Wallace, R.B. 2008. Saguinus labiatus ssp. rufiventer. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T43961A10844618. . Downloaded on 10 October 2015.
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