Pig-tailed langur (Simias concolor)

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Pig-tailed langur fact file

Pig-tailed langur description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumChordata
ClassMammalia
OrderPrimates
FamilyCercopithecidae
GenusSimias (1)

Information on the pig-tailed langur (Simias concolor) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
pig-tailed snub-nosed monkey, simakobu.
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Pig-tailed langur status

The pig-tailed langur is classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix I of CITES (2).

Subspecies: The Pagai Island pig-tailed snub-nosed monkey (S. c. concolor) and the Siberut Island pig-tailed snub-nosed monkey (S. C. siberu) are classified as Critically Endangered (CR) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Critically Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (February, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (February, 2011)
    http://www.cites.org
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Siberut Island pig-tailed snub-nosed monkey  
Siberut Island pig-tailed snub-nosed monkey

© Paul Hien

Paul Hien
kaltblut.video@googlemail.com
http://www.kaltblut-video.de

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