|Basic info||Taxonomic history||Classification||Relationships|
|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||External Literature Search||Age range and collections|
Mammalia - Primates - Cercopithecidae
It was assigned to Platyonychae by Gray (1821); to Quadrumana by Cope (1889); to Anthropoidea by Flower (1883) and Flower and Lydekker (1891); to Neopithecini by Wortman (1903); to Catarrhina by Gregory (1910); to Primates by Kurten (1968) and Nowak (1991); and to Cercopithecoidea by Carroll (1988) and Delson et al. (2005).
|Year||Name and author|
|1758||Simia faunus Linnaeus p. 26|
|1821||Cercopithecidae Gray p. 297|
|1883||Cercopithecidae Flower p. 186|
|1889||Cercopithecidae Cope p. 876|
|1891||Cercopithecidae Flower and Lydekker p. 92|
|1903||Cercopithecidae Wortman p. 413|
|1910||Cercopithecidae Gregory p. 465|
|1968||Cercopithecidae Kurten p. 58|
|2005||Cercopithecidae Delson et al. p. 161|
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