Paracolobus Leakey 1969 (monkey)

Mammalia - Primates - Cercopithecidae

Parent taxon: Cercopithecidae according to M. C. McKenna and S. K. Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Cercopithecinae, Cercopithecoides, Colobinae, Dinopithecus, Gorgopithecus, Libypithecus, Paradolichopithecus, Parapapio, Piliocolobus, Procynocephalus, Rungwecebus, Semnopithecus, Simia faunus, Trachypithecus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: arboreal frugivore-folivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Ethiopia (28 collections), Kenya (2)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Ethiopia (1)

• Pliocene of Ethiopia (6), Tanzania (12), Uganda (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Ethiopia (2), Uganda (2)

• Miocene to Pleistocene of Kenya (2)

Total: 56 collections each including a single occurrence

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