Taxon profile


Purple-faced Leaf Monkey
Trachypithecus vetulus (Erxleben, 1777)

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

Scientific synonyms

Cercopithecus vetulus Erxleben, 1777
Presbytis vetulus (Erxleben, 1777)
Semnopithecus vetulus (Erxleben, 1777)
Presbytis senex

Other names

= Purple-faced Langur



Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Trachypithecus vetulus monticola (Kelaart, 1850) - Highland Purple-faced Langur

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subspecies Trachypithecus vetulus nestor (Bennett, 1833) - North lowland wetzone purple-faced langur

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subspecies Trachypithecus vetulus philbricki (Phillips, 1927) - Dry Zone Purple-faced Langur
subspecies Trachypithecus vetulus vetulus (Erxleben, 1777) - Southern Lowland Wetzone Purple-faced Langur

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Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [22042]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Trachypithecus vetulus (Erxleben, 1777)]
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 Trachypithecus vetulus Erxleben, 1777]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Trachypithecus vetulus (Erxleben, 1777)]

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