Nycticebus coucang insularis Robinson, 1917



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status




Tioman Island, Pahang, Malaysia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Robinson, H. C. (1917). On three new races of Malayan mammals. Journal of the Federated Malay States Museums 7(3): 101-105.


Other references:

Rovie-Ryan, J. J., Gani, M., Gan, H. M., Bolongon, G. G., Tan, C. C., Razak, N., Rosli, Norsyamimi, Aziz, Mohd Azizol and Matkasim, K. (2018). Rediscovery of Nycticebus coucang insularis Robinson, 1917 (Primates: Lorisidae) at Tioman Island and its Mitochondrial Genetic Assessment. Sains Malaysiana 47(10): 2533-2542.

Rovie-Ryan, Jeffrine, Gani, Millawati et al. (2019). Mitogenome data of Nycticebus coucang insularis Robinson, 1917 (Primate: Lorisidae). Data in Brief 25: 104058. [Abstract]

Welch, A. R. (2019). Potential Rediscovery of a Distinct Slow Loris Nycticebus (Mammalia: Strepsirrhini: Lorisidae) from Pulau Tioman. Folia Primatol 90: 258-266. [Abstract]


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