Taxon profile


Common Chimpanzee
Pan troglodytes (Blumenbach, 1775)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Primates - primates »  family Hominidae - hominids »  genus Pan - chimpanzee

Scientific synonyms

Homo troglodytes Blumenbach
Anthropopithecus troglodytes

Other names

= Chimpanzee
= Robust Chimpanzee

Endangered EN


juvenile animal

Pan troglodytes - Common Chimpanzee

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Pan troglodytes - Common Chimpanzee

Author: Klaus Rudloff

Pan troglodytes - Common Chimpanzee

Author: Klaus Rudloff




Intertaxon relationships

predator: Panthera pardus pardus (Linnaeus, 1758) - African Leopard

parasite: Necator exilidens Looss, 1912

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Pan troglodytes ellioti (Matschie, 1914) - Nigeria-Cameroon Chimpanzee
subspecies Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii (Giglioli, 1872) - Eastern Chimpanzee

Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii

subspecies Pan troglodytes troglodytes (Blumenbach, 1775) - Central Chimpanzee

Pan troglodytes troglodytes

subspecies Pan troglodytes verus Schwarz, 1929 - Western Chimpanzee

Pan troglodytes verus

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [15933]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Pan troglodytes (Blumenbach, 1799)]
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 Pan troglodytes Blumenbach, 1775]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
DE Zootier-Lexikon [94:bonobo&Itemid=438]

Dollinger P.: Zootier-Lexikon
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2018
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Pan troglodytes Blumenbach, 1775]

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