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Macaca fascicularis  (Raffles, 1821)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 180098

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): Long-tailed Macaque [English]
 
    Crab-eating Macaque [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 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  
                                                       SpeciesMacaca fascicularis (Raffles, 1821) – Long-tailed Macaque, Crab-eating Macaque  
    Direct Children:  
                                                          Subspecies Macaca fascicularis atriceps Kloss, 1919 – Dark-crowned Long-tailed Macaque 
                                                          Subspecies Macaca fascicularis aureus I. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1831 – Myanmar Long-tailed Macaque, Burmese Long-tailed Macaque 
                                                          Subspecies Macaca fascicularis condorensis Kloss, 1926 – Con Son Long-tailed Macaque 
                                                          Subspecies Macaca fascicularis fascicularis (Raffles, 1821) – Common Long-tailed Macaque 
                                                          Subspecies Macaca fascicularis fuscus Miller, 1903 – Simeulue Long-tailed Macaque 
                                                          Subspecies Macaca fascicularis karimondjawae Sody, 1949 – Karimunjawa Long-tailed Macaque 
                                                          Subspecies Macaca fascicularis lasiae (Lyon, 1916) – Lasia Long-tailed Macaque 
                                                          Subspecies Macaca fascicularis philippinensis I. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1843 – Philippine Long-tailed Macaque 
                                                          Subspecies Macaca fascicularis tua Kellogg, 1944 – Maratua Long-tailed Macaque 
                                                          Subspecies Macaca fascicularis umbrosus (Miller, 1902) – Nicobar Long-tailed 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 fascicularis    
       
  Expert: Anthony B. Rylands  
  Notes: Deputy Chair, IUCN SSC Primate Specialist Group, Office of the President, Conservation International , 2011 Crystal Drive, Arlington, Virginia 22202, USA   
  Reference for: Macaca fascicularis    
       
  Expert: Colin P. Groves  
  Notes: Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, The Australian National University, GPO Box 4, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia   
  Reference for: Macaca fascicularis    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Macaca fascicularis   
       
  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 fascicularis   
       
  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 fascicularis, Long-tailed Macaque [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 fascicularis   
       
  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 fascicularis, Crab-eating Macaque [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Wilson, Don E., and F. Russell Cole  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Common Names of Mammals of the World   
  Page(s): xiv + 204   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-383-3   
  Notes: With contributions by Bernadette N. Graham, Adam P. Potter, and Mariana M. Upmeyer   
  Reference for: Macaca fascicularis   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Southern Asia  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin:    
 

 

   

 Comments
       
  Comment: Comments: M. fascicularis species group. Includes irus; see Medway (1977:70-71). Includes cynomolgos; see M. C. O. Hill (1974:476-477). Revised by Fooden (1995)  
    Status: CITES - Appendix II; IUCN - Data Deficient as M. f. atriceps, M. f. condorensis, M. f. fusca, M. f. karimondjawae, M. f. lasiae, M. f. tua, and M. f. umbrosa, Lower Risk (nt) as M. f. fascicularis, M. f. aurea, and M. f. philippensis  
 

 

   

 
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