Taxon profile


Celebes Crested Macaque
Macaca nigra (Desmarest, 1822)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cercopithecus niger
Cynopithecus nigra
Macaca lembicus (Miller, 1931)
Macaca malayanus (Desmoulins, 1824)

Other names

= Black Crested Macaque

IUCN category:Critically Endangered


juvenile animal


Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [12556]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Macaca nigra (Desmarest, 1822)]
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 Macaca nigra Desmarest, 1822]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Macaca nigra (Desmarest, 1822)]

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