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Prosimians Monkeys Ap New World Old World Lesser Apes Dental Formula 2.1.3.2 or 2.1.3.3 2.1.2.3 2.1.2.3 Diet Insects, fruit, leaves Locomotion Suspensory Brachiation Tarsier: 2.1.3.3, 1.1.3.3; Lemur 2.1.3.3; Loris 2.1.3.3, 2.1.3.3 Lemurs and lorises: Leaves, insects, fruit Tarsiers: insects and small vertebrates Insects, fruits, and leaves Colobines - leaves, Cercopithecines - fruit
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Tail non prehensile Prehensile non prehensile No external tail Nocturnal Diurnal Diurnal Diurnal Defining Characteristics Developed sense of smell, claws and nails, fingers are less dexterous Fully arboreal, live in South America Wide geographical range from Africa to Asia, arboreal or terrestrial, teeth are highly sexually dimorphic, highly dexterous fingers Live in Southeast Asia only, no external tail, long forelimbs compared with hindlimbs, large brains, broad faces, premolars and molars with little occlusal
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Unformatted text preview: surface relief, territorial Active during what time? gibbons, siamangs Example of these Primates (i.e. species) Aye-ayes, bushbabies, galagos, indris, sifakas, lemurs, lorises, pottos, tarsiers capuchin, howler monkeys, marmosets, sakis, squirrel monkeys, tamarins babboons, colobus, guenons, langurs, macaques, mandrills, mangabeys, proboscis monkeys pes Greater Apes 2.1.2.3 Orangutan - fruit, bark, shoots, leaves, bird eggs; Gorilla - leaves and plant stems, Chimps - fruit, leaves, bark, insects and meat Quadrupedalism, Gorillas = Knuckle Walking No external tail Diurnal Males have large masticatory muscles, no external tail, long forelimgs, large brains, broad faces, teeth with little occlusal surface relief, orangutans - arboreal, chimps and gorillas - terrestrial bonobos, chimpanzees, gorillas, orangutans,...
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This note was uploaded on 09/14/2011 for the course ANTH 0680 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Pittsburgh.

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