Species included in Non-Human Primate (NHP) Database

The tables below detail all the species included in the NHP database. Each table lists the common and scientific name as well as the current 4 letter designation used within the database. Where available a link to the Primate Info Net factsheet on each species is provided.

The common and scientific names are taken from: Mammal Species of the World, a taxonomic and geographic reference, 3rd edition, Volume 1, by Don E. Wilson and DeeAnn M. Reeder, 2005. The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, US. (Publishers Site)

Apes


Species Name MHC Designation Alleles Links
Common Scientific New Old No. Alleles  PIN
Common Chimpanzee Pan troglodytes Patr ChLA 273 Factsheet
Bonobo Pan paniscus Papa   30 Factsheet
Lar Gibbon Hylobates lar Hyla   13 Factsheet
Western Gorilla Gorilla gorilla Gogo GoLA 82 Factsheet
Sumatran Orangutan Pongo abelii Poab   14 Factsheet
Bornean Orangutan Pongo pygmaeus Popy OrLA 50 Factsheet

Old World Monkeys


Species Name MHC Designation Alleles Links
Common Scientific New Old No. Alleles  PIN
Blue Monkey Cercopithecus mitis Cemi   8  
De Brazza's monkey Cercopithicus neglectus Cene   2  
Grivet Chlorocebus aethiops Chae   29 Factsheet
Green Monkey Chlorocebus sabaeus Chsa   64  
Mantled Guereza Colobus guereza Cogu   1 Factsheet
Black crested Mangabey Lophocebus aterrimus Loat   1  
Stump-tailed Macaque Macaca arctoides Maar   31 Factsheet
Assamese Macaque Macaca assamensis Maas   121  
Crab-eating Macaque Macaca fascicularis Mafa   1,506 Factsheet
Japanese Macaque Macaca fuscata Mafu   27 Factsheet
Rhesus Monkey Macaca mulatta Mamu RhLA 1,197 Factsheet
Southern Pig-tailed Macaque Macaca nemestrina Mane   447 Factsheet
Lion-tailed Macaque Macaca silenus Masi   9  
Drill Mandrillus leucophaeus Male   2 Factsheet
Mandrill Mandrillus sphinx Masp   42 Factsheet
Milne-Edwards's Macaque Macaca thibetana Math   74  
Olive Baboon Papio anubis Paan   58 Factsheet
Yellow Baboon Papio cynocephalus Pacy   18 Factsheet
Hamadryas Baboon Papio hamadryas Paha   9  
Guinea Baboon Papio papio Papp   4  
Chacma Baboon Papio ursinus Paur   23  
Northen Plains Gray Langur Presbytis entellus Seen   1  
Gelada Theropithecus gelada Thge   2 Factsheet

New World Monkeys


Species Name MHC Designation Alleles Links
Common Scientific New Old No. Alleles PIN
Azara's Night Monkey Aotus azarae Aoaz   2 Factsheet
Nancy Ma's Night Monkey Aotus nancymaae Aona   122 Factsheet
Black-headed Night Monkey Aotus nigriceps Aoni   32 Factsheet
Three-striped Night Monkey Aotus trivirgatus Aotr OmLA 17 Factsheet
Spix's Night Monkey Aotus vociferans Aovo   12 Factsheet
White-fronted Spider Monkey Ateles belzebuth Atbe   8  
Black-headed Spider Monkey Ateles fusciceps Atfu   23  
Common Marmoset Callithrix jacchus Caja MaLA 140 Factsheet
Red-bellied Titi Callicebus moloch Camo   15 Factsheet
Pygmy Marmoset Cebuella pygmaea Capy   2 Factsheet
Tufted Capuchin Cebus apella Ceap   6 Factsheet
Golden Lion Tamarin Leontopithecus rosalia Lero   2 Factsheet
White-faced Saki Pithecia pithecia Pipi   9  
Brown-mantled Tamarin Saguinus fuscicollis Safu   6  
Geoffroy's Tamarin Saguinus geoffroyi Sage   2  
White-lipped Tamarin Saguinus labiatus Sala   19  
Moustached Tamarin Saguinus mystax Samy   2  
Cottontop Tamarin Saguinus oedipus Saoe   81 Factsheet
Common Squirrel Monkey Saimiri sciureus Sasc   15 Factsheet

 

 


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