Equatorial saki

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

The equatorial saki (Pithecia aequatorialis) is a species of saki monkey, a type of New World monkey, from South America. It is found in northeastern Peru.[3]


  1. ^ Groves, C.P. (2005). "Order Primates". In Wilson, D.E.; Reeder, D.M. Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.). Johns Hopkins University Press. p. 147. ISBN 978-0-8018-8221-0. OCLC 62265494. 
  2. ^ Marsh, L.; Veiga, L. M. (2008). "Pithecia aequatorialis". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 4 July 2015. 
  3. ^ Marsh, L. K. (July 2014). "A Taxonomic Revision of the Saki Monkeys, Pithecia Desmarest, 1804". Neotropical Primates. 21 (1): 1–165. doi:10.1896/044.021.0101.