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Semnopithecus priam  Blyth, 1844
Taxonomic Serial No.: 944268

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Semnopithecus pallipes Blyth, 1844
    Semnopithecus priamus Blyth, 1847
    Presbytis thersites Blyth, 1847
  Common Name(s): Tufted Gray Langur [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  
                                                 TribePresbytini Gray, 1825 – Asian colobines  
                                                    GenusSemnopithecus Desmarest, 1822 – Indian langurs  
                                                       SpeciesSemnopithecus priam Blyth, 1844 – Tufted Gray Langur  
    Direct Children:  
                                                          Subspecies Semnopithecus priam anchises (Blyth, 1844) – Central Indian Gray Langur 
                                                          Subspecies Semnopithecus priam priam Blyth, 1844 – Madras Gray Langur 
                                                          Subspecies Semnopithecus priam thersites (Blyth, 1847) – Sri Lankan Gray Langur 

  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: Semnopithecus priam    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Chetan Nag, S., P. Pramod, and K. Praveen Karanth  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: Field based study of various morphotypes of Hanuman langurs (Semnopithecus entellus) in peninsular India and its taxonomic implications   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: International Journal of Primatology, vol. 32, no. 4   
  Page(s): 830-848   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0164-0291   
  Notes: DOI: 10.1007/s10764-011-9504-0   
  Reference for: Semnopithecus priam   
  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: Semnopithecus priam, Tufted Gray Langur [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: Semnopithecus priam, Tufted Gray Langur [English]   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Southern Asia  



  Comment: Status: CITES - Appendix I and U.S. ESA - Endangered as included in S. entellus; IUCN - Vulnerable as S. entellus thersites, Data Deficient as S. entellus priam  



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