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Cercopithecus mitis mitis Wolf, 1822:145

Pluto monkey



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Cercopithecus mitis diadematus I. Geoffroy, 1834; Cercopithecus mitis dilophos Ogilby, 1838; Cercopithecus mitis leucampyx (Fischer, 1829); Cercopithecus mitis nigrigenis Pocock, 1907; Cercopithecus mitis pluto Gray, 1848


Conservation Status

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient















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Healy, A. (2013). Blue Monkey Cercopithecus mitis, pp. 693-694. In: Mittermeier, R. A., Rylands, A. B. and Wilson, D. E. (eds.). Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Volume 3: Primates. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.

Kingdon, J. (2008). [i]Cercopithecus mitis[/i] ssp. [i]mitis[/i]. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. ( Downloaded on 19 May 2013.


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