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Piliocolobus foai  (de Pousargues, 1899)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 944241

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Piliocolobus kabambarei Matschie, 1914
    Colobus graueri Dollman, 1909
    Piliocolobus anzeliusi Matschie, 1914
    Colobus langi J. A. Allen, 1925
    Colobolus multicolor Lorenz, 1914
    Colobus variabilis Lorenz, 1914
    Piliocolobus foai ellioti (Dollman, 1909)
    Piliocolobus foai foai (de Pousargues, 1899)
    Piliocolobus ellioti melanochir Matschie, 1914
  Common Name(s): Foa's Red Colobus [English]
    Central African Red Colobus [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          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  
                                  SuborderHaplorrhini Pocock, 1918  
                                     InfraorderSimiiformes Haeckel, 1866  
                                        SuperfamilyCercopithecoidea Gray, 1821  
                                           FamilyCercopithecidae Gray, 1821 – Old World monkeys  
                                              SubfamilyColobinae Jerdon, 1867 – leaf-eating monkeys, colobines  
                                                 TribeColobini Jerdon, 1867 – colobines  
                                                    GenusPiliocolobus Rochebrune, 1877 – red colobus  
                                                       SpeciesPiliocolobus foai (de Pousargues, 1899) – Foa's Red Colobus, Central African Red Colobus  

  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: Piliocolobus foai    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Mittermeier, Rusell A., Anthony B. Rylands, and Don E. Wilson, eds.   
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Volume 3. Primates   
  Page(s): 951   
  Publisher: Lynx Edicions   
  Publication Place: Barcelona, Spain   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9788496553897   
  Reference for: Piliocolobus foai, Foa's Red Colobus [English]   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.   
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 1   
  Page(s): xxxv + 743   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Reference for: Piliocolobus foai, Central African Red Colobus [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Africa  



  Comment: Status: CITES - Appendix II; IUCN - Data Deficient as Procolobus badius foai, P. b. ellioti, P. b. langi, P. b. lulidicus, and P. b. parmentierorum  
    Comments: A rather heterogeneous species, but subspecies are variable and hard to separate. Considered a separate species by Groves (2001c)  



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