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Samburupithecus Ishida and Pickford 1997 (ape)

Osteichthyes - Primates

Full reference: H. Ishida and M. Pickford. 1997. A new late Miocene hominoid from Kenya: Samburupithecus kiptalami gen. et sp. nov. Comptes Rendus de l'Academie des Sciences, Serie II 325(10):823-829

Parent taxon: Hominoidea according to H Ishida and M Pickford 1997

Sister taxa: Chororapithecus, Equatorius, Hominidae, Hylobatidae, Kamoyapithecus, Langsonia, Proconsulidae

Subtaxa: Samburupithecus kiptalami

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Type: Samburupithecus kiptalami

Ecology: arboreal omnivore