Theropithecus gelada ssp. obscurus
|Scientific Name:||Theropithecus gelada ssp. obscurus Heuglin, 1863|
|Taxonomic Source(s):||Mittermeier, R.A., Rylands, A.B. and Wilson D.E. 2013. Handbook of the Mammals of the World: Volume 3 Primates. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Reviewer(s):||Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)|
Listed as Least Concern as this subspecies has a large range, remains abundant, and despite increasing threats there is no reason to believe that it has undergone any major range-wide decline that would warrant listing in a threatened category.
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|Current Population Trend:||Decreasing|
|Use and Trade:||Southern Gelada was formerly exploited, but this has now apparently stopped.|
IUCN. 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Available at: http://www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 5 October 2008).
|Citation:||Gippoliti, S. 2008. Theropithecus gelada ssp. obscurus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T40010A10301093.Downloaded on 12 December 2017.|