ANTH2700 T7 2
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ANTH2700 T7 2
ANTH2700 T7 2
Nose in which nostrils open downward and are seperated by a narrow nasal septum; found in OWM, apes, and humans.
A thickening of the skin overlying a posterior section of the pelvis (ischial tuberosity), found in OWM and some apes.
Found in the female of some primate species; skin in the anal region that turns bright pink or red and may swell when the animal is in estrus.
Pockets in the cheek that open into the mouth; some OWM store food in them...
many arboreal and all semi-terrestrial monkeys of Africa belong to the subfamily...
OWM comprise what superfamily?
...how is it divided?
subfamilies Cercopithecinae and Colobinae
6 traits of the Cercopithecinae monkeys...
the ground dwelling monkeys of the savanna...
"dog faced" (prognathstic) monkeys with formidable canines...
the Asiatic Cercopithecinae...
guenons, mangabeys, patas, vervet, drill, and mandrill are all...
feature of subfamily Colobinae, allows them to break down cellulose found in leaves...
complex sacculated stomach
A common term that includes the small-bodied apes (the gibbon and siamang) and the great apes (the orangutan, chimpanzee, bonobo, and gorilla)
2 differences between apes and monkeys...
apes have no tail
monkeys are built for quadrupedialism (apes for suspensory behavior)
gibbons comprise what family?
The gibbons and siamangs of Asia...
small-bodied apes (lesser apes)
Hand over hand locomation along a branch with the body suspended underneath the branch by the arms
the four types of gibbons, correlated with the four genera of the family Hylobatidae?
...how many species total?..
dwarf gibbons, hoolock gibbons, crested gibbons, and siamangs
where are gibbons (family Hylobatidae) distributed?
southern China, southeast Asia, Indonesia
a term that refers to the orangutan from
Asia and the chimpanzee, bonobo, and gorilla from Africa...
the three subfamilies of Hominidae...
the two types of orangutans...
adverage weight of the female Borneo orangutan?
...of the male?...
male orangutans have...
...the dominant male Borneo type develops a...
5 facts about orangutans; they...
are mostly solitary
will be extinct in the wild in 10 years
the two subfamilies of African great apes...
the subfamily that contains chimpanzees, bonobos, and humans...
two kinds of gorillas...
western lowland gorillas
weight of male gorilla...
vegetarian + insects
gorilla locomotor pattern?
knuckle walking, brief bipedalism
gorilla social groups 2...
small family groups
how many subspecies of chimpanzee?
weight of male chimp?
...weight of female...
chimpanzee diet 4...
fruit, insects, plants, meat
chimpanzee locomation 2
arborial locomoter patterns
chimp social structure?
large communities broken in to smaller groups with everchanging membership.
bonobo male weight...
veggies, insects, earthworms, meat supplements
bonobo social organization 3...
larger communities (than chimps)
nonreproductive sexual behavior
Homo sapiens traits 6...
wide geographical distribution
Human social organization...