Opdenbosch's mangabey

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Opdenbosch's mangabey[1]
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Mammalia
Order: Primates
Family: Cercopithecidae
Genus: Lophocebus
Species: L. opdenboschi
Binomial name
Lophocebus opdenboschi
Scouteden, 1944

Opdenbosch's mangabey (Lophocebus opdenboschi) is a species of crested mangabey in the Cercopithecidae family. It is found in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.[1] It was formerly considered a subspecies of the black crested mangabey, (L. aterrimus).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Groves, C. P. (2005). Wilson, D. E.; Reeder, D. M, eds. Mammal Species of the World (3rd ed.). Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 160. OCLC 62265494. ISBN 0-801-88221-4. 
  2. ^ Hart, J., Groves, C. P. & Ehardt, C. (2008). Lophocebus aterrimus ssp. opdenboschi. In: IUCN 2008. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Retrieved 4 January 2009.