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Alouatta seniculus (Venezuelan red howler)

Mammalia - Primates - Atelidae

Taxonomy
Simia seniculus was named by Linnaeus (1766). It is extant.

It was recombined as Mycetes seniculus by Owen (1853); it was recombined as Alouatta seniculus by Meireles et al. (1999).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1766Simia seniculus Linnaeus p. 37
1853Mycetes seniculus Owen p. 732
1999Alouatta seniculus Meireles et al. p. 11

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
OlfactoresJefferies 1991
subphylumVertebrata
Gnathostomata()
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
Euprimateformes
EuprimatesHoffstetter 1978
infraorderHaplorhini(Pocock 1918)
suborderAnthropoideaMivart 1864
Platyrrhini(Geoffroy 1812)
familyAtelidaeGray 1825
genusAlouattaLacépède 1799
speciesseniculus(Linnaeus 1766)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available