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Presbytis

Mammalia - Primates - Cercopithecidae

Taxonomy
Presbytis was named by Eschscholtz (1821). It is extant.

It was synonymized subjectively with Pygathrix by Elliot (1910).

It was assigned to Presbytina by Gray (1825); to Cercopithecidae by Hooijer (1962), Hooijer (1962) and McKenna and Bell (1997); and to Colobinae by Osterholz et al. (2008).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1821Presbytis Eschscholtz
1825Presbytes Gray p. 338
1962Presbytis Hooijer p. 6
1997Presbytis McKenna and Bell
2008Presbytis Osterholz et al. p. 5

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
Sarcopterygii
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda()
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
Batrachosauria()
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Synapsida()
Therapsida()
infraorderCynodontia()
RankNameAuthor
Epicynodontia
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
Euprimateformes
EuprimatesHoffstetter 1978
infraorderHaplorhini(Pocock 1918)
suborderAnthropoideaMivart 1864
superfamilyNeopithecini
familyCercopithecidae
subfamilyColobinae(Blyth 1875)
genusPresbytisEschscholtz 1821

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available