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Papionini

Mammalia - Primates - Cercopithecidae

Taxonomy
Papionini is a tribe. It is extant. It was considered monophyletic by Xing et al. (2005).

It was assigned to Cercopithecinae by Xing et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2005Papionini Xing et al.

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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()
Epicynodontia
RankNameAuthor
infraorderEucynodontia
Probainognathia
Mammaliamorpha
Mammaliaformes
classMammalia
subclassTribosphenida()
infraclassEutheria()
Placentalia
EuarchontogliresMurphy et al. 2001
Euarchonta
orderPrimates
Euprimateformes
EuprimatesHoffstetter 1978
infraorderHaplorhini(Pocock 1918)
suborderAnthropoideaMivart 1864
superfamilyNeopithecini
familyCercopithecidae
subfamilyCercopithecinae
tribePapionini
tribePapionini

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: terrestrialsubc
Locomotion: actively mobilec
Life habit: arborealf
Diet: frugivoref
Diet 2: folivoref
Created: 2005-06-08 10:11:09
Modified: 2005-08-22 19:20:00
Source: f = family, subc = subclass, c = class, subp = subphylum
References: Nowak 1991, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009, Ji et al. 2002

Age range

Maximum range based only on fossils: base of the Messinian to the top of the Holocene or 7.24600 to 0.00000 Ma
Minimum age of oldest fossil (stem group age): 5.333 Ma

Collections (308 total)

Oldest occurrences

Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Tortonian - Zanclean11.62 - 3.6Ethiopia Macaca sp. (22139 22179)
Tortonian - Piacenzian11.62 - 2.588Kenya Cercocebus sp. (22236)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Algeria (Oran) Macaca flandrini (136913)
Late/Upper Miocene11.608 - 5.333Algeria Macaca sp. (34642)
Turolian8.7 - 5.333China (Yunnan) Macaca sp. (11798)
Messinian7.246 - 5.333Italy (Piedmont) Macaca indet. (199860)
Messinian - Piacenzian7.246 - 2.588Kenya (Turkana District) Cercocebus sp. (21332)
Messinian - Calabrian7.246 - 0.781Kenya Papio baringensis (22280) Theropithecus barlowi (22267)
Early/Lower Pliocene5.333 - 3.6Spain (Murcia) Macaca sp. (185681)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6Ethiopia Cercocebus sp. (22175)
Zanclean5.333 - 3.6Kenya Papionini indet. (22277) Theropithecus brumpti (21428)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588South Africa Simopithecus darti (22355)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Ethiopia (Afar) Papio sp., Theropithecus sp. (70907)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Tajikistan Papio sp. (34395) Papio suschkini (34444)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588France Macaca sp. (68798)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Malawi Papio sp. (22271)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Kenya Theropithecus brumpti (22239)
Pliocene5.333 - 2.588Tanzania (Eastern Drift Valley) Papio sp. (32050)
Ruscinian - Villanyian5.333 - 2.588Hungary (Barany) Macaca sp. (35354)
Zanclean - Piacenzian5.333 - 2.588Kenya Papionini indet. (22234)