Macaca mulatta Zimmermann 1780 (rhesus monkey)

Mammalia - Primates - Cercopithecidae

Alternative combination: Cercopithecus mulatta

Synonyms: Macacus (Pithex) oinops Hodgson 1840, Macacus rhesus Audebert 1798, Simia (Cercopithecus) fulvus Kerr 1792, Simia erythraea Shaw 1800, Simia rhesus Audebert 1798

Belongs to Macaca according to M. A. C. Hinton and R. C. Wroughton 1921

See also Allen 1938, Bradley 1904, Kurten 1968, Meireles et al. 1999 and Owen 1853

Sister taxa: Macaca arctoides, Macaca assamensis, Macaca cyclopis, Macaca fascicularis, Macaca florentina, Macaca mordax, 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 (3 collections)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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