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Sivapithecus Pilgrim 1910 (ape)

Mammalia - Theriiformes - Hominidae

Invalid subtaxa: Ankarapithecus Ozansoy 1965, Palaeopithecus Lydekker 1879 [nomen dubium], Palaeopithecus sivalensis Lydekker 1879 [nomen dubium], Ramapithecus Lewis 1934, Sivapithecus sivalensis Lydekker 1879 [nomen dubium]

Parent taxon: Sivapithecini according to D. W. Cameron 1997

Sister taxa: Bodvapithecus, Gigantopithecus

Subtaxa: Sivapithecus indicus, Sivapithecus meteai, Sivapithecus punjabicus

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore