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Paragalago cocos  (Heller, 1912)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1025151

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Galagoides cocos (Heller, 1912)
    Galago moholi cocos Heller, 1912
  Common Name(s): Kenya Coast Dwarf Galago [English]
    Diani Dwarf Galago [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderPrimates Linnaeus, 1758 – homem, macaco, primata, sagui, primates, primates  
                                  SuborderStrepsirrhini É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1812  
                                     InfraorderLorisiformes Gregory, 1915  
                                        FamilyGalagidae Gray, 1825 – galagos, bushbabies  
                                           GenusParagalago Masters, Génin, Couette, Groves, Nash, Delpero and Pozzi, 2017 – eastern dwarf galagos  
                                              SpeciesParagalago cocos (Heller, 1912) – Kenya Coast Dwarf Galago, Diani Dwarf Galago  

  Expert: Anthony B. Rylands  
  Notes: Deputy Chair, IUCN SSC Primate Specialist Group, Office of the Executive Vice Chair, Conservation International, 2011 Crystal Drive, Arlington, Virginia 22202, USA   
  Reference for: Paragalago cocos    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Butynski, Thomas M., and Yvonne A. de Jong / Mittermeier, Russell A. and Anthony B. Rylands, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2023   
  Article/Chapter Title: Primates of East Africa Pocket Identification Guide, 2nd edition   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Tropical Pocket Guide Series   
  Publisher: Modern Lithographic (K) Ltd.   
  Publication Place: Nairobi, Kenya   
  ISBN/ISSN: 979-8-9878429-28   
  Reference for: Paragalago cocos   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Kingdon, Jonathan, David Happold, Thomas Butynski, M. Hoffmann, M. Happold, and J. Kalin, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammals of Africa, vol. 2: Primates   
  Page(s): 1-556   
  Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing   
  Publication Place: London   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-1-4081-2252-   
  Notes: ISBN: 978-1-4081-2252-5   
  Reference for: Diani Dwarf Galago[English], Kenya Coast Dwarf Galago [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Masters, Judith C., Fabien Génin, S. Couette, C. P. Groves, S. D. Nash, M. Delpero, and Luca Pozzi  
  Publication Date: 2017   
  Article/Chapter Title: A new genus for the eastern dwarf galagos (Primates: Galagidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society, 2017 (e-published)   
  Page(s): 1-13   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1096-3642   
  Notes: doi: 10.1093/zoolinnean/zlw028 ; Version of Record published online 08 February 2017 appears to meet the requirements for online publication under the amended ICZN   
  Reference for: Paragalago cocos   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Africa  






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