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SPECIES Chlorocebus aethiops

Author:Linnaeus, 1758.
Citation:Syst. Nat., 10th ed., 1: 28.
Common Name:Grivet
Type Locality:Sudan, Sennaar.
Distribution:Sudan east of the White Nile, Eritrea, Ethiopia east to the Rift Valley.
Status:CITES Appendix II; IUCN Lower Risk (lc) as Cercopithecus aethiops.
Comments:Does not include pygerythrus, sabaeus, djamdjamensis or tantalus (Kingdon, 1997; Groves, 2001c) or cynosuros (Groves, 2001c). According to Napier (1981), zavattarii is based on a hybrid with pygerythrus.
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Synonyms:

    calliaudi (Wettstein, 1918)
    cano-viridis (Gray, 1843)
    cinereo-viridis (Gray, 1843)
    engytithia (Hermann, 1804)
    griseo-viridis (Desmarest, 1820)
    griseus (F. Cuvier, 1819)
    matschiei (Neumann, 1902)
    subviridis (F. Cuvier, 1821)
    toldti (Wettstein, 1916)
    weidholzi (Lorenz, 1922)
    zavattarii (de Beaux, 1943)

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