Golden-backed black uakari (Cacajao melanocephalus)

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Golden-backed black uakari fact file

Golden-backed black uakari description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderPrimates
FamilyPitheciidae
GenusCacajao (1)

Information on the golden-backed black uakari (Cacajao melanocephalus) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Black uacari, Black-headed uacari, Humboldt's black-headed uacari.
French
Ouakari À Tête Noire.
Spanish
Uacari-bicó, Uacarí-preto.
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Golden-backed black uakari status

The golden-backed black uakari is classified as Least Concern (LC) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Least Concern

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (January, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Golden-backed black uakari head detail  
Golden-backed black uakari head detail

© Bruna Bezerra

Bruna Bezerra
University of Bristol
School of Biological Sciences
Woodland Road
Bristol BS8 1UG
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 117 954 6386 (Internal 46386)
bruna.bezerra@bristol.ac.uk
http://www.bio.bris.ac.uk/people/staff.cfm?key=1198

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