Cebus capucinus ssp. curtus 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Mammalia Primates Cebidae

Scientific Name: Cebus capucinus ssp. curtus
Species Authority: Bangs, 1905
Parent Species:
Common Name(s):
English Gorgona White-faced Capuchin, Gorgona White-fronted Capuchin, Gorgona White-throated Capuchin

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., Morales, A., Shedden, A., Rodríguez-Luna, E. & de Grammont, P.C.
Reviewer(s): Mittermeier, R.A. & Rylands, A.B. (Primate Red List Authority)
This subspecies is listed as Vulnerable, due to its extremely small range (15 km²) and single location, which make this subspecies very susceptible to any natural or anthropogenic threats in the near future.
Previously published Red List assessments:
2003 Vulnerable (VU)
2000 Vulnerable (VU)
1996 Vulnerable (VU)

Geographic Range [top]

Countries occurrence:
Colombia (Colombia (mainland))
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Population [top]

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

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Citation: Cuarón, A.D., Morales, A., Shedden, A., Rodríguez-Luna, E. & de Grammont, P.C. 2008. Cebus capucinus ssp. curtus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T4087A10372049. . Downloaded on 28 November 2015.
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