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Cebus  Erxleben, 1777
Taxonomic Serial No.: 572816

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Agipan Rafinesque, 1815
    Calyptrocebus Reichenbach, 1862
    Eucebus Reichenbach, 1862
    Otocebus Reichenbach, 1862
    Pseudocebus Reichenbach, 1862
  Common Name(s): gracile capuchins [English]
    untufted capuchins [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2021   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                      ClassMammalia Linnaeus, 1758 – mammifčres, 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  
                                        FamilyCebidae Bonaparte, 1831 – New World monkeys  
                                           SubfamilyCebinae Bonaparte, 1831 – capuchin monkeys  
                                              GenusCebus Erxleben, 1777 – gracile capuchins, untufted capuchins  
    Direct Children:  
                                                 Species Cebus aequatorialis J. A. Allen, 1914 – Ecuadorian White-fronted Capuchin 
                                                 Species Cebus albifrons (Humboldt, 1812) – Humboldt's White-fronted Capuchin, White-fronted Capuchin 
                                                 Species Cebus brunneus Allen, 1914 – Brown Capuchin, Venezuelan Brown Capuchin 
                                                 Species Cebus capucinus (Linnaeus, 1758) – White-headed Capuchin, Colombian White-faced Capuchin 
                                                 Species Cebus castaneus I. Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1851 – Chestnut Weeper Capuchin 
                                                 Species Cebus cesarae Hershkovitz, 1949 – Río Cesar White-fronted Capuchin, Rio Cesar White-fronted Capuchin 
                                                 Species Cebus cuscinus Thomas, 1901 – Shock-headed Capuchin 
                                                 Species Cebus imitator Thomas, 1903 – Panamanian White-faced Capuchin 
                                                 Species Cebus kaapori Queiroz, 1992 – Ka'apor Capuchin, Kaapori Capuchin 
                                                 Species Cebus leucocephalus Gray, 1865 – Sierra de Perijá White-fronted Capuchin 
                                                 Species Cebus malitiosus Elliot, 1909 – Santa Marta White-fronted Capuchin 
                                                 Species Cebus olivaceus Schomburgk, 1848 – Weeping Capuchin, Guianan Weeper Capuchin 
                                                 Species Cebus unicolor Spix, 1823 – Spix's White-fronted Capuchin 
                                                 Species Cebus versicolor Pucheran, 1845 – Varied White-fronted Capuchin 
                                                 Species Cebus yuracus Hershkovitz, 1949 – Peruvian White-fronted Capuchin, Marańón White-fronted Capuchin 

  Expert: Colin P. Groves  
  Notes: Department of Archaeology and Anthropology, The Australian National University, GPO Box 4, Canberra ACT 0200, Australia   
  Reference for: Cebus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Lima, Marcela G. M., Janet C. Buckner, José de Sousa e Silva-Júnior, Alexandre Aleixo, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2017   
  Article/Chapter Title: Capuchin monkey biogeography: understanding Sapajus Pleistocene range expansion and the current sympatry between Cebus and Sapajus   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Biogeography, vol. 44, no. 4   
  Page(s): 810-820   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1365-2699   
  Notes: doi: 10.1111/jbi.12945   
  Reference for: Cebus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Lynch Alfaro, Jessica W., José de Sousa e Silva Júnior, and Anthony B. Rylands  
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: How Different are Robust and Gracile Capuchin Monkeys? An Argument for Use of Sapajus and Cebus   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Journal of Primatology, vol. 74, no. 4   
  Page(s): 273-286   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1098-2345   
  Notes: DOI: 10.1002/ajp.22007   
  Reference for: Cebus, gracile capuchins [English], untufted capuchins [English]   
  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   
  Reference for: Cebus   
  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: Cebus   
  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   
  Reference for: Cebus   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Comments: Species groups are (1) C. capucinus group (capucinus, albifrons, olivaceus, kaapori), (2) C. apella group (apella, libidinosus, nigritus, xanthosternos). The following specific names probably refer to this genus, but are regarded by Groves (2001c) as not certainly identifiable to species: albulus (Kerr, 1792); albus É. Geoffroy, 1812; barbatus É. Geoffroy, 1812; flavia (Schreber, 1774); flavus (Goldfuss, 1809); lugubris Erxleben, 1777; pucheranii Dahlbom, 1856; paraguayanus Reichenbach, 1862  



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