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Theropithecus Geoffroy 1843 (gelada)

Mammalia - Primates - Cercopithecidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 40879

Synonyms: Gelada Gray 1843 (no. 233447), Simopithecus Andrews 1916 (no. 133585)

Parent taxon: Papionina according to N.G. Jablonski and S. Frost 2010

Sister taxa: Cercocebus, Lophocebus, Papio, Parapapio

Subtaxa: Theropithecus (Omopithecus), Theropithecus gelada, Theropithecus oswaldi

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore