Taxonomy of Primates2

Taxonomy of Primates2 - Post Orbital Bar instead of...

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Hominoids = Apes and Humans Platyrrhines = New World Monkeys (Nostril placement to the side) Strepsirhines – The basis for this separation is that lemurs and lorises have Naked Moist Rhinarium – They have a wet nose like a dog Tethered upper lip Elongated Snout Tooth Comb – Teeth stick straight out
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Unformatted text preview: Post Orbital Bar instead of complete bony enclosure Tapetum Lucidum They are nocturnal without having to have huge eyes. Structure in the eyeball that allows them to be nocturnal. Unfused mandibular symphysis - Jaw...
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