Taxon profile


Black Uakari
Cacajao melanocephalus (Humboldt, 1812)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Primates - primates »  family Pitheciidae - titis, sakis and uakaris »  genus Cacajao - uakari

Scientific synonyms

Simia melanocephalus Humboldt, 1812
Cacajao melanocephalus melanocephalus (Humboldt, 1812)
Cacajao melanocephalus ouakary (Spix, 1823)

Other names

= Black-headed Uacari
= Golden-backed Uacari
= Humboldt's Black-headed Uacari
= Spix's Black-headed Uacari

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [3417]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Cacajao melanocephalus (Humboldt, 1811)]
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 Cacajao melanocephalus Humboldt, 1812]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Cacajao melanocephalus (Humboldt, 1812)]

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