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4. Human Evolution April 9, 09 skim to chapters from convoy ____________________________________________________________________________ ____ Primate Behavior Diet -insectivores, frugivore, folivore, omnivore Locomotion -quadraped [palm walking, fist walking, knuckle walking] Diurnal vs. Noctural Primates -best model for early humans -we assume that shared characteristic betw. chimps, bonobos, and humans are derived from  our common ancestor -use primates as models to understand changes in human morphology Hominoid-  member of superfamily are from  Hominoidae [ apes] Hominid-  member of the family  Hominidae  [great apes]- but in grade classification ONLY  humans Hominin-  member of the tribe  Hominini-  [humans] members of HUMAN lineage VIDEO-The Social Climbers monkeys -ability to see in color Capajery[sp?] monkeys; excellent color vision; smelling skill like us; good big brains/memory -cracking open crab/clams by hitting them against tree
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