Macaca assamensis MacClelland 1839 (macaque)

Mammalia - Primates - Cercopithecidae

Alternative combination: Macacus assamensis

Synonyms: Macacus (Pithex) pelops Hodgson 1840, Macacus problematicus Gray 1870, Macacus rhesosimilis Sclater 1872

Belongs to Macaca according to V. T. Dào 1967

See also Hinton and Wroughton 1921

Sister taxa: Macaca arctoides, Macaca cyclopis, Macaca fascicularis, Macaca florentina, Macaca mordax, Macaca mulatta, Macaca nemestrina, Macaca phaeura, Macaca prisca, Macaca radiata, Macaca silenus, Macaca sinica, Macaca sylvanus, Macaca thibetana, Macacus (Pithex), Macacus cynomolgus, Macacus eocaenus, Macacus priscus, Macacus robustus, Macacus sivalensus

Ecology: arboreal frugivore-folivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of China (2 collections), Vietnam (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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