primates

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lemur

found on the island of Madagascar

Aye-Aye

special finger structure-extremely long middle finger that is very flexible

sifaka

long legs, short arms

tarsiers

classified with apes and monkeys

savannah baboon

dominance rank

olive baboon

friendship (males with most friends have most mates)

hamadryas baboon

1M/MF except at night sleep together in really large groups but during the day break down to find food and water

rhesus macaque

infants take mother's rank

snow macaque

hot springs, rice husks, sweet potatoes

langur

infanticide problems

proboscis

large nose, pot belly

callitrichidae

claws not nails

cebid

prehensile tail

marmoset/tamarin

monogamous (mostly), scent marking, territorial

howler

territorial, throat pouch (hyoid) to attach muscles for tongue to make them so loud

spider

brachiate like apes

capuchin

large brain for body size

gibbon

adaptations for brachiation, basic social unit is monogamous

gorilla

largest of the living primates

bonobo

solve problems with sex

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