Alouatta palliata ssp. aequatorialis


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family

Scientific Name: Alouatta palliata ssp. aequatorialis
Species Authority: Festa, 1903
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Ecuadorian Mantled Howler Monkey, South Pacific Blackish Howler Monkey, South Pacific Blackish Howling Monkey, Ecuadorian Mantled Howling Monkey
Spanish Coto Mono, Aullador De La Costa, Aullador Negro, Coto Mono De Tumbes, Coto Negro, Mono Aullador, Mono Coto De Tumbes, Mono Mongón, Mono Negro

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable A4cd ver 3.1
Year Published: 2008
Date Assessed: 2008-06-30
Assessor(s): Cuarón, A.D., Shedden, A., Rodríguez-Luna, E., de Grammont, P.C. & Link, A.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
This subspecies is listed as Vulnerable as it is estimated that it will experience a decline exceeding 30% over 3 generations (36 years) largely due to past and ongoing rates of habitat loss due to deforestation in northern Colombia, Ecuador, and south-western Panama, as well as from hunting.
2003 Least Concern

Geographic Range [top]

Colombia (Colombia (mainland)); Ecuador (Ecuador (mainland)); Panama; Peru
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Population [top]

Population Trend: Decreasing

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Systems: Terrestrial

Citation: Cuarón, A.D., Shedden, A., Rodríguez-Luna, E., de Grammont, P.C. & Link, A. 2008. Alouatta palliata ssp. aequatorialis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. <>. Downloaded on 02 September 2015.
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