Many people know organisms only by the common names, or "vernacular" names. Unlike scientific names, common names are almost always different for speakers of different languages. They may also vary regionally within a language. This tab shows all the common names provided to EOL for this organism from a variety of providers, including EOL curators. Currently we can only set one preferred common name per language on a given EOL page, but all the names should be searchable.

Common names listed by language

Preferred marks the preferred name for each language.


Name Sources Status
chimpanzee Robert Hole, Jr, Anage Data, Animal Diversity Web Descriptions, IUCN Red List, Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), Monthly ARKive text import , NCBI Taxonomy, Paleobiology Database, uBio Trusted
Common Chimpanzee IUCN Red List, Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), uBio Trusted
Robust chimpanzee IUCN Red List, uBio Trusted


Name Sources Status
Simpanssi Kari Pihlaviita Trusted


Name Sources Status
Chimpanzé uBio Unknown


Name Sources Status
Schimpanse Josefin Stiller Trusted


Name Sources Status
Шимпанзе обыкновенный uBio Unknown


Name Sources Status
Chimpancé uBio Unknown
Pan troglodytes Unknown Trusted


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