Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

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Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Species
BioLib.cz Import
BOLDS images II Species
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
CalPhotos
  • Papio ursinus
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Papio ursinus
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL Group on Flickr
Environments
Genome 10K Project Vertebrates
  • Papio ursinus
Global Biotic Interactions Species
IUCN Red List
IUCN Red List
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BHL: BioDivLibrary's photostream
Animal Diversity Web Descriptions
Mammal life history
Mammals Resource
NCBI Taxonomy
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Species
PlanetScott.com images
  • Papio ursinus
Primate specimen measurements
SPIRE resource
  • Papio ursinus
IUCN Structured Data
TaxonConcept.org outlinks
  • Papio ursinus
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia
iNaturalist Images Species

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