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- Silvestro, Daniele, et al. Show all 11 Authors
- Systematic biology 2019 v.68 no.1 pp. 78-92
- Cebidae; Eocene epoch; Miocene epoch; altitude; ancestry; ecosystems; extinction; fossils; geographical distribution; global cooling; humid zones; monkeys; phylogeny; species diversity; tropics; Andes region; Argentina
- ... New World Monkeys (NWM) (platyrrhines) are one of the most diverse groups of primates, occupying today a wide range of ecosystems in the American tropics and exhibiting large variations in ecology, morphology, and behavior. Although the relationships among the almost 200 living species are relatively well understood, we lack robust estimates of the timing of origin, ancestral morphology, and geogr ...
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