Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Primates Atelidae

Scientific Name: Alouatta palliata ssp. coibensis
Species Authority: Thomas, 1902
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Coiba Island Howler Monkey, Coiba Island Howling Monkey
Spanish Mono Aullador
Alouatta coibensis subspecies coibensis Thomas, 1902

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Vulnerable D2 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 species is listed as Vulnerable as it occurs in a single locality (Coiba Island at 460 km²), where there has, historically, been little loss of habitat (5%) because it was formerly a penal colony. Coiba is currently a protected area.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2003 Vulnerable (VU)
2000 Endangered (EN)
1996 Endangered (EN)
1996 Endangered (EN)

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
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Population [top]

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

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Cuarón, A.D., Shedden, A., Rodríguez-Luna, E., de Grammont, P.C. & Link, A. 2008. Alouatta palliata ssp. coibensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T43899A10831878. . Downloaded on 09 October 2015.
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