Colobus angolensis ssp. palliatus 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Primates Cercopithecidae

Scientific Name: Colobus angolensis ssp. palliatus
Species Authority: Peters, 1868
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Peters's Angola Colobus, Peter's Angola Colobus, Tanzanian Black-and-white Colobus
Colobus angolensis Thomas, 1902 subspecies sharpei

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Least Concern ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Kingdon, J., Struhsaker, T., Oates, J., Hart, J.F., Butynski, T.M., De Jong, Y. & Groves, C.P.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
Listed as Least Concern as although locally threatened from habitat loss and hunting in some parts of its highly fragmented range, they remain widespread and relatively common, and do not seem to be declining fast enough to warrant listing in a higher category of threat.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2000 Data Deficient (DD)
1996 Data Deficient (DD)

Geographic Range [top]

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Population [top]

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

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Kingdon, J., Struhsaker, T., Oates, J., Hart, J.F., Butynski, T.M., De Jong, Y. & Groves, C.P. 2008. Colobus angolensis ssp. palliatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T5148A11117812. . Downloaded on 30 November 2015.
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