Lorisidae

Known as: Loridae, Lorises, bushbabies 
A family of Primates of the suborder Strepsirhini containing six genera. The family is distributed in parts of Africa, India, Asia, and the… (More)
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2009
2009
Many animal species use their forelimbs to assist in eating, such as occurs in a reach-to-eat task (skilled reaching) in which a… (More)
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2005
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2005
Madagascar harbors four large adaptive radiations of endemic terrestrial mammals: lemurs, tenrecs, carnivorans, and rodents… (More)
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2001
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2001
Tests for incongruence as an indicator of among-data partition conflict have played an important role in conditional data… (More)
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2001
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2001
Comparison of mammalian brain parts has often focused on differences in absolute size, revealing only a general tendency for all… (More)
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2000
2000
The concept of recent hominoid divergences has been a mainstay in molecular primatology since the 1970's. However, the ages… (More)
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1996
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1996
We report new evidence that bears decisively on a long-standing controversy in primate systematics. DNA sequence data for the… (More)
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1995
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1995
Humans, bushbabies, frogs, locusts, fleas and other animals jump by rapidly extending a pair of legs. Mathematical models are… (More)
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1993
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1993
In haplorhine primates (tarsiers, monkeys, apes, and humans), there is a significant correlation between brain weight and maximum… (More)
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1980
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1980
It is generally accepted1 that there are six major groups of living primates: (1) lemurs (including all the primates of… (More)
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1973
1973
Recently we discovered a topographic representation of the visual field in the temporal cortex of the owl monkey, Aotus… (More)
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