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- Barbosa, M., et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Anatomia, histologia, embryologia 2017 v.46 no.5 pp. 431-438
- Pan paniscus; Pan troglodytes; adulthood; adults; fetus; food intake; humans; keratinization; longevity; neonates; scanning electron microscopy; taste; tongue; ultrastructure; young animals
- ... Among primates, the two recognized species of chimpanzees (common chimpanzee, Pan troglodytes; pygmy chimpanzee, Pan paniscus) are considered to be the most similar to humans. Importantly, in mammals, the food intake behaviour largely determines the tongue morphology, including the type, proportion and distribution of gustatory and non‐gustatory tongue papillae. The lingual papillae form during it ...