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Research in the department of evolutionary anthropology focuses on the evolutionary history of the mammalian radiation containing the human species and on the origins. Why do we study primates we can learn what it means to be human as opposed to being a primate and further as opposed to other mammals or animals in general. The primates include the most familiar of the placental mammals more primate information: anthropology links duke university primate center primate info net. For introducing primates, the classic 1987 article what are friends for by barbara smuts still has primate friends insights after over three decades. Anthropology department of sysu is the appointment will be affiliated with the provincial key lab of primate and human previous experience with primates.
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Evolutionary relationship of primates a comparison of dna nucleotide sequences of living primate species show that humans are most closely related to the african apes. 1 taxonomy of the primates •kingdom: animalia, consumers, mobile –phylum: chordata, animals with a notochord and bilateral symmetry •class: mammalia, body.
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