Parapapio Jones 1937 (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, Paracolobus, Paradolichopithecus, Piliocolobus, Procynocephalus, Rungwecebus, Semnopithecus, Simia faunus, Trachypithecus

Subtaxa: Parapapio ado Parapapio angusticeps Parapapio broomi Parapapio jonesi Parapapio lothagamensis Parapapio whitei

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Ecology: arboreal frugivore-folivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Kenya (2 collections), South Africa (1)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Ethiopia (1), Malawi (1), South Africa (6)

• Pliocene of Ethiopia (2), Kenya (5), Malawi (1), South Africa (1), Tanzania (16), Uganda (1)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Ethiopia (1), Kenya (6)

• Miocene to Pleistocene of Ethiopia (1)

• Miocene of Kenya (1)

Total: 46 collections including 54 occurrences

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