The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Macaca sylvanus pliocena Owen, 1846

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last Record: Late Pleistocene.

 

Distribution

Europe.

 

Biology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Castaños P., Murelaga X., Arrizabalaga A., Iriarte M.J. (2011). First evidence of Macaca sylvanus (Primates, Cercopithecidae) from the Late Pleistocene of Lezetxiki II cave (Basque Country, Spain). Journal of Human Evolution 60(6): 816-820.

Delson, E. (1980). Fossil macaques, phyletic relationships and a scenario of deployment, pp. 10-30. In: Lindburg, D. E. (ed.). The Macaques. Studies in Ecology, Behaviour and Evolution. New York: Van Nostrand.

Fooden, J. (2007). Systematic review of the Barbary Macaque, Macaca sylvanus (Linnaeus, 1758). Fieldiana, Zoology (113), 1-32.

Reumer, Jelle W. F., Mold, Dick and Kahlke, Ralf-Dietrich. (2018). First finds of Pleistocene Macaca sylvanus (Cercopithecidae, Primates) from the North Sea. Revue de Paléobiologie, Genève 37(2): 555-560.

Smith F.A., Lyons S.K., Ernest S.K.M., Jones K.E., Kaufman D.M., Dayan T., Marquet P.A., Brown J.H., Haskell J.P. (2003). Body mass of late Quaternary mammals. Ecology 84(12): 3403-3403.

Szalay, F. S. and Delson, E. (1979). Evolutionary history of the Primates. New York (u.a.) (Academic Press). 580 pp.

 

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