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Paleogene Prosimians

Marc Godinot

in Cenozoic Mammals of Africa

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520257214
eISBN:
9780520945425
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520257214.003.0019
Subject:
Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

The term prosimians is a grouping of all the primates that are outside the anthropoidean, or simian, clade. The suborder Strepsirrhini, which includes two infraorders, Adapiformes and Lemuriformes, ... More


Primate classification and evolution

Alan F. Dixson

in Primate Sexuality: Comparative Studies of the Prosimians, Monkeys, Apes, and Humans

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780199544646
eISBN:
9780191810022
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199544646.003.0002
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology, Evolutionary Biology / Genetics

This chapter discusses the different classifications of primates and their evolution. Primates are taxonomically classified based on their morphological traits. For example, they have eyes that point ... More


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