Taxon profile


Patas Monkey
Erythrocebus patas (Schreber, 1775)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Primates - primates »  family Cercopithecidae - old world monkeys »  genus Erythrocebus - Patas Monkeys

Scientific synonyms

Simia patas Schreber, 1775
Cercopithecus patas (Schreber, 1775)

Other names

= Common Patas Monkey
= Hussar Monkey
= Military Monkey
= Wadi Monkey

Least Concern LC


juvenile animal


Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Erythrocebus patas baumstarki Matschie, 1905 - Southern patas
subspecies Erythrocebus patas patas Schreber, 1775 - Common Patas

Erythrocebus patas patas

subspecies Erythrocebus patas pyrrhonotus Hemprich & Ehrenberg, 1829 - Nisnas

Erythrocebus patas pyrrhonotus

subspecies Erythrocebus patas villiersi Dekeyser, 1950

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [8073]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Erythrocebus patas (Schreber, 1774)]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Erythrocebus patas Schreber, 1775]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Erythrocebus patas (Schreber, 1775)]

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