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Macaca  Lacépède, 1799
Taxonomic Serial No.: 180097

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Cynomolgus Reichenbach, 1862
 
    Cynopithecus É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1835
 
    Inuus É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1812
 
    Lyssodes Gistel, 1848
 
    Magus Lesson, 1827
 
    Maimon Wagner, 1839
 
    Nemestrinus Reichenbach, 1862
 
    Pithes Burnett, 1828
 
    Rhesus Lesson, 1840
 
    Salmacis Gloger, 1841
 
    Silenus Goldfuss, 1820
 
    Sylvanus Oken, 1816
 
    Vetulus Reichenbach, 1862
 
    Zati Reichenbach, 1862
 
  Common Name(s): macaques [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2018   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifères, mamífero, mammals  
                         SubclassTheria Parker and Haswell, 1897  
                            InfraclassEutheria Gill, 1872  
                               OrderPrimates Linnaeus, 1758 – homem, macaco, primata, sagui, primates, primates  
                                  SuborderHaplorrhini Pocock, 1918  
                                     InfraorderSimiiformes Haeckel, 1866  
                                        SuperfamilyCercopithecoidea Gray, 1821  
                                           FamilyCercopithecidae Gray, 1821 – Old World monkeys  
                                              SubfamilyCercopithecinae Gray, 1821 – cercopithecines  
                                                 TribePapionini  – papionins  
                                                    GenusMacaca Lacépède, 1799 – macaques  
    Direct Children:  
                                                       Species Macaca arctoides (I. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1831) – Stump-tailed Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca assamensis (McClelland, 1840) – Assamese Macaque, Assam Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca cyclopis (Swinhoe, 1863) – Taiwan macaque, Formosan Rock Macaque, Taiwanese Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca fascicularis (Raffles, 1821) – Long-tailed Macaque, Crab-eating Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca fuscata (Blyth, 1875) – Japanese Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca hecki (Matschie, 1901) – Heck's Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca leonina (Blyth, 1863) – Northern Pig-tailed Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca leucogenys Li, Zhao and Fan, 2015 – White-cheeked Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca maura (Schinz, 1825) – Moor Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca mulatta (Zimmermann, 1780) – Rhesus Monkey, Rhesus Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca munzala Sinha, Datta, Madhusudan and Mishra, 2005 – Arunachal Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca nemestrina (Linnaeus, 1766) – pigtail macaque, Sunda Pig-tailed Macaque, Southern Pig-tailed Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca nigra (Desmarest, 1822) – Celebes Crested Macaque, Crested Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca nigrescens (Temminck, 1849) – Gorontalo Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca ochreata (Ogilby, 1841) – Booted Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca pagensis (Miller, 1903) – Pagai Macaque, Pagai Island Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca radiata (É. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1812) – Bonnet Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca siberu Fuentes and Olson, 1995 – Siberut Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca silenus (Linnaeus, 1758) – liontail macaque, Lion-tailed Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca sinica (Linnaeus, 1771) – Toque Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca sylvanus (Linnaeus, 1758) – Barbary Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca thibetana (A. Milne-Edwards, 1870) – Père David's macaque, Tibetan Macaque, Milne-Edwards's Macaque 
                                                       Species Macaca tonkeana (Meyer, 1899) – Tonkean Macaque 
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Alfred L. Gardner  
  Notes: Curator of North American mammals and Chief of Mammal Section, National Biological Service, Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC, USA   
  Reference for: Macaca    
       
  Expert: Colin P. Groves  
  Notes: Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, The Australian National University, GPO Box 4, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia   
  Reference for: Macaca    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Macaca   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Macaca   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Mittermeier, Rusell A., Anthony B. Rylands, and Don E. Wilson, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Handbook of the Mammals of the World. Volume 3. Primates   
  Page(s): 951   
  Publisher: Lynx Edicions   
  Publication Place: Barcelona, Spain   
  ISBN/ISSN: 9788496553897   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Macaca, macaques [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 2nd ed., 3rd printing   
  Page(s): xviii + 1207   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-217-9   
  Notes: Corrections were made to text at 3rd printing   
  Reference for: Macaca   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and DeeAnn M. Reeder, eds.  
  Publication Date: 2005   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Mammal Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, 3rd ed., vol. 1   
  Page(s): xxxv + 743   
  Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press   
  Publication Place: Baltimore, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-8018-8221-4   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Macaca   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: Comments: Placed in a separate subtribe, Macacina, from other members of the Papionini, by McKenna and Bell (1997). Species groups are: (1) M. sylvanus group (monotypic), (2) M. nemestrina group (silenus, leonina, nemestrina, pagensis, siberu, maura, ochreata, tonkeana, hecki, nigrescens, nigra), (3) M. fascicularis group (fascicularis, arctoides), (4) M. mulatta group (mulatta, cyclopis, fuscata), (5) M. sinica group (sinica, radiata, assamensis, thibetana)  
 

 

   

 
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