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SPECIES Cebus olivaceus

Author:Schomburgk, 1848.
Citation:Reise Brit. Guiana, 2: 247.
Common Name:Weeper Capuchin
Type Locality:Venezuela, Bolivar, southern base of Mt. Roraima, 930 m.
Distribution:Guyana, French Guiana, Surinam, N Brazil, Venezuela, perhaps N Colombia.
Status:CITES Appendix II; IUCN Lower Risk (lc).
Comments:C. capucinus species group. Replaces nigrivittatus; see Husson (1978:223). Mittermeier and Coimbra-Filho (1981) queried the distinction of this species from C. capucinus.
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Synonyms:

    annellatus Gray, 1865
    apiculatus Elliot, 1907
    brunneus J. A. Allen, 1914
    castaneus I. Geoffroy, 1851
    leporinus Pusch, 1941
    nigrivittatus Wagner, 1848
    pucheranii Dahlbom, 1856

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