Colobus angolensis ssp. palliatus


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

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.
2000 Data Deficient
1996 Data Deficient

Geographic Range [top]

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Population [top]

Population Trend: Unknown

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

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. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 01 September 2015.
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