This species is 91% complete

Ceratogyrus brachycephalus Hewitt, 1919

Zimbabwe, South Africa, Botswana
7.7/10 rating (14 votes)
IUCN Status
IUCN Red List Status
Ceratogyrus brachycephalus
Ceratogyrus brachycephalus
Ceratogyrus brachycephalus

Taxonomy and History

Scientific Name : Ceratogyrus brachycephalus
  • Described By: Hewitt, 1919
  • Researcher Profile: John Hewitt
  • Genus: Ceratogyrus
  • Common Name: Broad-horned Baboon
  • Original Type Locality: N'jelele River, Zoutpansberg dist, Mr G. Van Dam during August 1916
    • Ceratogyrus brachycephalus Hewitt, 1919
    • Ceratogyrus brachycephalus Lessert, 1936

Specimen Records

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Ceratogyrus brachycephalus
Lectotype : (TM 2992), South Africa
j (?), Mozambique
(NMZ/A 4001), Zimbabwe
(NM Z/A 1217), Zimbabwe
(TM 8195), Zimbabwe
(TM 8194), Zimbabwe
(TM 8163), Zimbabwe
(TM 8162), Zimbabwe
(TM 8161), Zimbabwe
(TM 8160), Zimbabwe
(?), Mozambique
(?), Mozambique
Paralectotype : (TM 2993), South Africa
(MRAC 16212), South Africa
(NCA76/1519), South Africa
(NCA 80/153), South Africa
(TM 16393), South Africa
(TM 16392), South Africa
(TM 16391), South Africa
(TM 16390), South Africa
(TM 16389), South Africa
Paralectotype : (TM 2994), South Africa
(?), Botswana

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Habitat and Type Locality

Ceratogyrus brachycephalus
Ceratogyrus brachycephalus

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