platyrrhini definition

  • others:
    • A division of Quadrumana, contrasted with Catarrhini and Strepsirrhini, including all American or New World members of the order Primates and people Cebidæ and Hapalidæ or Mididæ; the platyrrhine monkeys.
  • noun:
    • "" new world "" monkeys: capuchin; douroucouli; howler monkey; saki; spider monkey; squirrel monkey; titi; uakari; woolly monkey; marmoset; tamarin

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