The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Perodicticus ibeanus stockleyi (Butynski and de Jong, 2007:136)

Mount Kenya potto

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Perodicticus potto stockleyi Butynski and de Jong, 2007:136

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 20 June 1938

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient ("Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)" according to (Butynski and de Jong, 2017)

 

Distribution

Mount Kenya, Kenya

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Butynski, Thomas M. and de Jong, Yvonne A. (2007). Distribution of the Potto Perodicticus potto (Primates: Lorisidae) in Eastern Africa, with a description of a new subspecies from Mount Kenya. Journal of East African Natural History 96(2): 113-147.

 

Other references:

Butynski, Thomas M. and de Jong, Yvonne A. (2017). The Mount Kenya Potto is a Subspecies of the Eastern Potto Perodicticus ibeanus. Primate Conservation 31: [pagination?].

Oates, J.F., Butynski, T.M., Kingdon, J., Bearder, S., Pimley, E. & De Jong, Y. 2016. Perodicticus potto. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2016: e.T91995408A91995190. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2016-1.RLTS.T91995408A91995190.en. Downloaded on 29 May 2017.

 

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