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

Anthropopithecus troglodytes
Homo troglodytes Blumenbach

IUCN category:Endangered


juvenile animal




Intertaxon relationships

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

parasite: Necator exilidens Looss, 1912

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii (Giglioli, 1872) - Eastern Chimpanzee

Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii - Eastern Chimpanzee

subspecies Pan troglodytes troglodytes Blumenbach, 1775 - Central Chimpanzee

Pan troglodytes troglodytes - Central Chimpanzee

subspecies Pan troglodytes vellerosus (Gray, 1862) - Nigeria-cameroon Chimpanzee
subspecies Pan troglodytes verus Schwarz, 1929 - Western Chimpanzee

Pan troglodytes verus - Western Chimpanzee

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [15933]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Pan troglodytes (Blumenbach, 1799)]
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 Pan troglodytes Blumenbach, 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 Pan troglodytes Blumenbach, 1775]

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