International Journal of Primatology

, Volume 14, Issue 6, pp 933–937

Southern expansion of the geographical distribution ofCacajao melanocephalus melanocephalus

Authors

  • Jean Philippe Boubli
    • Department of AnthropologyUniversity of California
Article

DOI: 10.1007/BF02220262

Cite this article as:
Boubli, J.P. International Journal of Primatology (1993) 14: 933. doi:10.1007/BF02220262

Abstract

Cacajao melanocephalus melanocephalus, a subspecies of black uakari, was thought to be restricted to southern Venezuela. Observations of two groups of them in Pico da Neblina National Park, Brazil, suggest that its distribution should be extended to the Brazilian territory.

Key Words

black uakariCacajao melanocephalus melanocephalusgeographical distributionSouth America

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