PRIMATES: THE MONKEYS AND PROSIMIANS

A brief look into the fantastic and diverse world of some of our smaller primate species. They might not be as large or intelligent as the apes….but you can’t deny, monkeys are pretty great!

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Vocabulary List

  • Prehensile: Able to grasp something by curling around it
  • Proboscis: Nose
  • Prosimian: A primate which is considered more primitive than monkeys, apes or humans
  • Borneo: Island in the Indonesian archipelago