Dolichopithecus Depéret 1889 (monkey)

Mammalia - Primates - Cercopithecidae

Parent taxon: Colobinae according to E. Delson et al. 2005

See also Kurten 1968 and McKenna and Bell 1997

Sister taxa: Colobus, Mesopithecus, Nasalis, Presbytis, Procolobus, Pygathrix, Rhinopithecus, Semnopithecus, Simias, Trachypithecus

Subtaxa: Dolichopithecus arvernensis Dolichopithecus ruscinensis

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Ecology: arboreal frugivore-folivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of France (1 collection)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of France (1)

• Pliocene of Bulgaria (2), France (1), Hungary (2), Moldova (3), Romania (3), Spain (1), Ukraine (1)

Total: 15 collections including 16 occurrences

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