Taxon profile


White-faced Capuchin
Cebus capucinus (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cebus albulus (Pusch, 1942)
Cebus nigripectus (Elliot, 1909)
Cebus capucinus nigripectus (Eliot, 1909)

Other names

= Gorgona White-fronted Capuchin
= White-throated Capuchin


Intertaxon relationships

parasite: Trypanosoma cruzi Chagas, 1909, Mansonella panamensis (McCoy, 1936)

Included taxa

Number of records: 5

subspecies Cebus capucinus capucinus (Linnaeus, 1758) - Colombian White-faced Capuchin
subspecies Cebus capucinus curtus (Bangs, 1905)
subspecies Cebus capucinus hypoleucus (Geoffroy, 1812)
subspecies Cebus capucinus imitator Thomas, 1903 - Panamanian White-faced Capuchin

Cebus capucinus imitator

subspecies Cebus capucinus limitaneus Hollister, 1914

Cebus capucinus limitaneus

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [40020]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Cebus capucinus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Cebus capucinus 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 capucinus (Linnaeus, 1758)]

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