Chlorocebus patas Schreber 1775 (patas monkey)

Mammalia - Primates - Cercopithecidae

Alternative combinations: Cercopithecus patas, Erythrocebus patas, Simia patas

Belongs to Chlorocebus according to A. J. Tosi et al. 2004

See also Bargo et al. 2000 and Smith and Jungers 1997

Sister taxa: Chlorocebus aethiops, Chlorocebus lhoesti, Chlorocebus solatus

Ecology: arboreal frugivore-folivore

Average measurements (in mm): femur diameter 14.2, humerus diameter 16.0, radius diameter 13.5, tibia diameter 15.6

Estimated body mass: 20.9 kg based on femur diameter, humerus diameter, and tibia diameter

Distribution: found only at Lamto station (Quaternary of Cote D'Ivoire)

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