Taxon profile


Brown Capuchin
Cebus apella (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Primates - primates »  family Cebidae - new world monkeys »  genus Cebus

Other names

= Tufted Capuchin

Least Concern


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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Cebus apella apella (Linnaeus, 1758) - Guyana Brown Capuchin

Cebus apella apella - Guyana Brown Capuchin

subspecies Cebus apella margaritae Hollister, 1914 - Margarita Island Capuchin

Links and literature

EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Cebus apella Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Cebus apella (Linnaeus, 1758)]

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