Primate Characteristics

Primate Characteristics Answer
Prosimian Metopic Suture Closed? No
Prosimian Tooth Comb? Yes
Prosimian Canine Long? Yes
Prosimian Auditory Meatus with External Enclosure No
Prosimian Molar Cusp #? 3
Prosimian Dental Formula 2:1:3:3 / 2:1:3:3
Prosimian Post Orbital Closure No
Tarsier Post Orbital Closure No
Tarsier Metopic Suture & Mandibular Suture Fully Closed? No
Tarsier Tooth Comb? No
Tarsier Canine Long & Pointy? Yes
Tarsier Auditory Meatus with External Enclosure? Yes
Tarsier Molar Cusp Number? 3
Tarsier Dental Formula? 2:1:3:3 / 1:1:3:3
Old World Monkey Post Orbital Closure? Yes
Old World Monkey Metopic Suture & Mandibular Suture Fully Closed? Yes
Old World Monkey Tooth Comb? No
Old World Monkey Canine Long & Pointy? Yes
Old World Monkey Auditory Meatus with External Enclosure? Yes
Old World Monkey Molar Cusp Number? 4
Old World Monkey Dental Formula? 2:1:2:3 / 2:1:2:3
New World Monkey Post Orbital Closure? Yes
New World Monkey Metopic Suture & Mandibular Suture Fully Closed? Yes
New World Monkey Tooth Comb? No
New World Monkey Canine Long & Pointy? Yes
New World Monkey Ceboid Auditory Meatus with External Enclosure? No
New World Monkey Ceboid Molar Cusp Number? 4
New World Monkey Ceboid Dental Formula? 2:1:3:3 / 2:1:3:3
Non Human Ape Post Orbital Closure? Yes
Non Human Ape Metopic Suture & Mandibular Suture Fully Closed? Yes
Non Human Ape Tooth Comb? No
Non Human Ape Canine Long & Pointy? Yes
Non Human Ape Auditory Meatus with External Enclosure? Yes
Non Human Ape Molar Cusp Number? Y-5
Non Human Ape Dental Formula? 2:1:2:3 /2:1:2:3
Human Dental Formula? 2:1:2:3 /2:1:2:3
New World Monkey Ceboid Auditory Meatus with External Enclosure? No
New World Monkey Callitrichid Auditory Meatus with External Enclosure? Yes
New World Monkey Callitrichid Molar Cusp Number? 3
New World Monkey Callitrichid Dental Formula? 2:1:3:2 / 2:1:3:2
Prosimians Grooming claw? Yes
Tarsier Grooming claw? Yes
New World Monkeys Grooming claw? No
New World Monkeys Some Ceboids Prehensile Tail? Yes
New World Monkeys Some Callitrichids Prehensile Tail? No