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A complete guide to monkeys, apes, and other primates

Michael Kavanagh

A complete guide to monkeys, apes, and other primates

by Michael Kavanagh

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Published by Cape in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Primates

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael Kavanagh ; introduced by Desmond Morris.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.P9 K26 1983
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2797178M
    ISBN 100224021680
    LC Control Number83226693

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    Start studying Chapter 6: Primates. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Terms in this set (31) Primates. Members of the mammalian order Primates, which includes lemurs, lorises, tarsiers, monkeys, apes, and humans. Anthropoids. Members of a suborder of Primates, the infraorder Anthropoidea. References. Books/Journals: Chapman, C.A. and L.M. Fedigan. Dietary differences between neighboring Cebus capucinus groups: local traditions, food availability.


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The primates are sometimes divided into two suborders, the Prosimii, which includes the lower primates such as lemurs, lorises, and aye-ayes, as well as tarsiers, and the suborder Anthropoidea, which.

aye-aye a rare nocturnal arboreal prosimian primate of Madagascar, Daubentonia madagascariensis, related to the lemurs: family Daubentoniidae. It has long bony fingers and rodent-like incisor teeth adapted for feeding on insect larvae and bamboo pith baboon any of several medium-sized omnivorous Old World monkeys of the genus Papio (or Chaeropithecus) and related genera, inhabiting open.

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Family Hominidae: humans and other great apes (7 species) File:Tarsier Hugs Mossy The order Primates was established by Carl Linnaeus inin the tenth edition of his book Systema Naturae, for the genera Homo (humans), Simia (other apes and monkeys), Lemur (prosimians) and Vespertilio (bats).

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larger snouts.Primates have large brains (relative to body size) compared to other mammals, as well as an increased reliance on visual acuity at the expense of the sense of smell, which is the dominant sensory system in most mammals.

These features are more developed in monkeys and apes, and noticeably less so in lorises and : Mammalia.This helps in the understanding of primate evolution because we can see primates of long ago first hand.

One of the best-known members of the lemur family is the Ring-tailed Lemur. Like other lemurs the Ring-tailed lemur move quadrupedally in the trees and on the ground.