Equatorial saki

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Equatorial saki[1]
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Pithecia aequatorialis in Ecuador.
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Family: Pitheciidae
Genus: Pithecia
Species: P. aequatorialis
Binomial name
Pithecia aequatorialis
Hershkovitz, 1987
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Equatorial Saki range

The equatorial saki, Pithecia aequatorialis, is a species of saki monkey, a type of New World monkey, from South America. It is found in Ecuador and Peru.


  1. ^ Groves, C. P. (2005). Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M, eds. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 147. OCLC 62265494. ISBN 0-801-88221-4. 
  2. ^ Marsh, L. & Veiga, L. M. (2008). Pithecia aequatorialis. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 3 January 2009.