Macaca Lacépède 1799 (macaque)

Mammalia - Primates - Cercopithecidae

Alternative spelling: Macacus

Synonym: Eopithecus

Parent taxon: Papionini according to J. Xing et al. 2005

See also Gray 1825, Hooijer 1962, Kurten 1968, McKenna and Bell 1997, Pilgrim 1915, Schlosser 1877 and Zhang et al. 1980

Sister taxon: Papionina

Subtaxa: Macaca arctoides Macaca assamensis 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

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Ecology: arboreal frugivore-folivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of China (12 collections), Croatia (1), France (4), Germany (4), Greece (2), Hungary (1), Indonesia (5), Israel (1), Italy (5), Japan (1), Malaysia (1), the Philippines (3), Romania (2), Spain (2), Thailand (1), Turkey (1), the United Kingdom (1), Vietnam (2)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of France (2), Italy (4)

• Pliocene of France (1), Hungary (1), Moldova (1), Morocco (1), Spain (1), Ukraine (3)

• Miocene to Pliocene of Ethiopia (2)

• Miocene of Algeria (2), China (1)

Total: 68 collections including 78 occurrences

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