This species is 45% complete

Pterinochilus vorax Pocock, 1897

Angola, Central, East Africa
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IUCN Status
IUCN Red List Status

Taxonomy and History

Scientific Name : Pterinochilus vorax
  • Described By: Pocock, 1897
  • Researcher Profile: Reginald Innes Pocock
  • Genus: Pterinochilus
  • Common Name: East African Lesser Banded Baboon
  • Original Type Locality: Fwambo, Lake Tanganyika
    • Pterinochilus vorax Pocock, 1897
    • Pterinochilus vorax Strand, 1907
    • Pterinochilus mutus Roewer, 1953
    • Pterinochilus vorax Smith, 1990
    • Pterinochilus vorax Schmidt, 1995
    • Pterinochilus vorax Peters, 2000
    • Pterinochilus vorax Gallon, 2002
    • Pterinochilus vorax Schmidt, 2003

Specimen Records

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Pterinochilus vorax
(ZMB 32164), Angola.
(MRAC 139.252), DR Congo
(ZMB 32167), Tanzania
Holotype : (BMNH 1894.12.25.5), Tanzania
(MRAC 120.758), Rwanda
(MRAC 139.281), DR Congo
(MRAC 139.276), DR Congo
(MRAC 139.271), DR Congo
(MRAC 139.266), DR Congo
(MRAC 139.265), DR Congo
(MRAC 139.261), DR Congo
(MRAC 139.254), DR Congo
(MRAC 134.234), DR Congo
(MRAC 014.437), Burundi
(MRAC 127.090), DR Congo
(MRAC 092.805), DR Congo
(MRAC 091.119), DR Congo
(MRAC 077.172), DR Congo
(MRAC 069.070), DR Congo
(MRAC 016.218), DR Congo
(MRAC 014.431), DR Congo
(MRAC 130.612), Burundi
(MRAC 068.100), Burundi
(MRAC 067.261), Burundi
(MRAC 014.438), Burundi
(ZMB 32169), Tanzania

Adult Male Activity

This species is mentioned in the following resources :

Habitat and Type Locality