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Primate Taxonomy

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20) Prosimians, literally "before monkeys", is the large group of primates that includes the lemurs and the loris. Unlike apes and monkeys, some of these animals are nocturnal, active only at night. Title slide: The Prosimians Suborder: Prosimii
Notes: Title slide: The Prosimians Suborder: Prosimii
Prosimians -- pro-SIM-ee-ihns
lemur -- LEE-mer
loris -- LORE-iss
Artwork © by: Chris Lutmerding

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