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Cercopithecoidea

Overview page. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

A superfamily of primates containing the Old World (African and Asian) monkeys, baboons, macaques, colobines, etc. A sister group to the Hominoidea (q.v.). The divergence of the...

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Cercopithecoidea

Overview page. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

A superfamily of primates containing the Old World (African and Asian) monkeys, baboons, macaques, colobines, etc. A sister group to the Hominoidea (q.v.). The divergence of the...

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Cercopithecoidea

Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield and Pamela K. Mulligan.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 38 words.

a superfamily of primates containing the Old World (African and Asian) monkeys, baboons, macaques, colobines, etc. A sister group to

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Cercopithecoidea

Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 38 words.

a superfamily of primates containing the Old World (African and Asian) monkeys, baboons, macaques, colobines, etc. A sister group to

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Cercopithecoidea

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 124 words.

A superfamily that comprises the extinct and extant monkeys of the Old World. Most are larger than Ceboidea. Ischial

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Cercopithecoidea

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 125 words.

A superfamily that comprises the extinct and extant monkeys of the Old World. Most are larger than *Ceboidea.

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Cercopithecoidea

Nina G. Jablonski and Stephen Frost.

in Cenozoic Mammals of Africa

July 2010; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Evolutionary Biology. 26575 words.

Old World monkeys are some of the most common and visible components of the modern mammalian fauna of Africa, and are the dominant nonhuman primates in Africa today with respect to the...

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Primate classification and evolution

Alan F. Dixson.

in Primate Sexuality

January 2012; p ublished online May 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences; Evolutionary Biology. 6321 words.

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...

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Haplorrhini

Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 84 words.

A suborder that comprises the anthropoids (suborder Simiiformes, with the superfamilies Ceboidea, Cercopithecoidea, and Hominoidea) and

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Haplorrhini

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 85 words.

A suborder that comprises the anthropoids (suborder *Simiiformes, with the superfamilies *Ceboidea, *Cercopithecoidea, and

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Simiiformes

Edited by Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Zoology

January 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences. 320 words.

A suborder (or infra-order) that comprises the monkeys (*Ceboidea and *Cercopithecoidea), apes, and humans (*

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