Subfamily Cercopithecinae (monkey)

Mammalia - Primates - Cercopithecidae

Parent taxon: Cercopithecidae according to M. Osterholz et al. 2008

See also Frost 2001, Gilbert 2007, Gilbert 2013, Jablonski and Frost 2010, Plavcan et al. 2019 and Xing et al. 2005

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

Subtaxa: Cercopithecini Lophocebus Mandrillus Papionini

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Ecology: arboreal frugivore-folivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Algeria (1 collection), China (12), the Congo-Kinshasa (2), Cote D'Ivoire (1), Croatia (1), Ethiopia (84), France (4), Germany (4), Greece (2), Hungary (1), Indonesia (5), Israel (1), Italy (6), Japan (1), Kenya (38), Malaysia (1), Morocco (3), the Philippines (3), Romania (2), South Africa (35), Spain (4), Sudan (2), Swaziland (2), Tanzania (8), Thailand (1), Turkey (1), the United Kingdom (1), Vietnam (2), Zambia (3)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Bulgaria (1), the Congo-Kinshasa (1), Ethiopia (8), France (2), Italy (4), Kenya (26), Malawi (1), South Africa (6)

• Pliocene of Ethiopia (9), France (1), Greece (1), Hungary (1), Kenya (7), Malawi (2), Moldova (1), Morocco (1), South Africa (2), Spain (1), Tajikistan (2), Tanzania (3), Ukraine (3)

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

• Miocene to Pleistocene of Ethiopia (1), Kenya (2)

• Miocene of Algeria (2), China (1), Italy (1)

Total: 325 collections including 388 occurrences

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