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Primates

Primates

Kingdom: Animalia; Phylum: Chordata; Class: Mammalia; Order: Primates


What makes a primate a primate?


There are characteristics that set primates apart from other mammals.

Primates have ...

Primate Variation


There is a huge amount of variation among primates, in their physical characteristics as well as the diverse range of habitats in which they live.

There are many primate variations, such as...


Where can non-human primates be found?


Unlike humans (Homo sapiens), who inhabit all continents on the planet, non-human primates inhabit tropical and subtropical regions in the Americas, Africa and Asia.


Neotropical Primates

African Primates

Asian Primates

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