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Taxon profile

order

primates
Primates Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  infraclass Eutheria

Temporal range:Cretaceous > Upper Cretaceous – recent

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Images

Mandrillus sphinx - Mandrill

Mandrillus sphinx - Mandrill

Author: Topi Pigula

Callimico goeldii - Goeldi's Monkey

Callimico goeldii - Goeldi's Monkey

Author: Ivan Mikšík

Lemur catta - Ring-tailed Lemur

Lemur catta - Ring-tailed Lemur

Author: Zdeněk Pazdera

Functions restricted to taxon Primates

Important groups

Lemuridae - true lemurs, Cebidae - new world monkeys, Cercopithecidae - old world monkeys, Hominidae - hominids
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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

suborder Haplorrhini Pocock, 1918 - tarsiers, monkeys and apes
suborder Strepsirrhini E. Geoffroy, 1812 - half-monkies

Fossil taxa

family Purgatoriidae Gunnell, 1989 inc.sed.
Cretaceous: Upper Cretaceous

Links and literature


Data source info

Anděra M. (1997): Svět zvířat I - Savci, Albatros, Praha, 143 str.

Hajn V. (1999): Ekologie člověka, Univerzita Palackého, Olomouc, 236 pp.

Haaramo M.: Mikko's Phylogeny Archive
Hominidae [online Fri, 23 Jan 2004 12:27:45 GMT]

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Explanations

extinct taxon

inc.sed. incertae sedis - uncertain placement within this taxon