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Order Scandentia (organism)

Known as: Scandentia, Scandentias 
An order of the class MAMMALS that consists of one family, TUPAIIDAE (tree shrews), 5 genera (one of which is TUPAIA), and 16 species. Their recent… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Let There Be Mammals The timing of the evolution and radiation of placental mammals and their most recent common ancestor has… Expand
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
The reconstruction of the Tree of Life has relied almost entirely on concatenation methods, which do not accommodate gene tree… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Comparative genomic analyses of primates offer considerable potential to define and understand the processes that mold, shape… Expand
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
A full understanding of primate morphological and genomic evolution requires the identification of their closest living relative… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Plesiadapiforms are central to studies of the origin and evolution of primates and other euarchontan mammals (tree shrews and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Abstract The Siwalik formations of northern Pakistan consist of deposits of ancient rivers that existed throughout the early… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Rodentia is the largest order of placental mammals, with approximately 2,050 species divided into 28 families. It is also one of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
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  • Journal of morphology
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 22532257
In this study, the forelimb of 12 species of tupaiids was analyzed functionally and compared to that of other archontan mammals… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Until a few decades ago, phylogenetic relationships among placental orders were ambiguous and usually depicted to radiate as an… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
EVER since they have been classified as ruminants in the Old Testament (Leviticus 11:6, Deuteronomy 14:7) and equated with… Expand
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