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Papio cynocephalus cynocephalus  (Linnaeus, 1766)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 945209

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subspecies  
  Synonym(s): Simia variegata Kerr, 1792
    Cynocephalus thoth Ogilby, 1843
    Cynocephalus antiquorum Schinz, 1821
    Cynocephalus babouin Desmarest, 1820
    Simia basiliscus Schreber, 1800
    Cercopithecus flavidus Peters, 1852
    Cynocephalus langheldi Matschie, 1892
    Cercopithecus ochraceus Peters, 1852
    Simia sublutea Shaw, 1800
    Papio strepitus Elliot, 1907
    Papio pruinosus Thomas, 1897
    Choiropithecus rhodesiae Hagner, 1918
    Papio cynocephalus jubilaeus Schwarz, 1928
  Common Name(s): Central Yellow Baboon [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  
                                              SubfamilyCercopithecinae Gray, 1821 – cercopithecines  
                                                 TribePapionini  – papionins  
                                                    GenusPapio Erxleben, 1777 – baboons  
                                                       SpeciesPapio cynocephalus (Linnaeus, 1766) – Yellow Baboon  
                                                          SubspeciesPapio cynocephalus cynocephalus (Linnaeus, 1766) – Central Yellow Baboon  

  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: Papio cynocephalus cynocephalus    
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  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: Papio cynocephalus cynocephalus, Central Yellow Baboon [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: Papio cynocephalus cynocephalus   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Africa  






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