Primate Origins: Adaptations and Evolution (Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects)

Primate Origins: Adaptations and Evolution (Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects)


This ebook presents a singular specialise in adaptive reasons for cranial and postcranial beneficial properties and practical complexes, socioecological platforms, existence heritage styles, and so forth. in early primates. It extra deals an in depth rendering of the phylogenetic affinities of such basal taxa to later primate clades in addition to to different early/recent mammalian orders. as well as the strictly paleontological or systemic questions relating to Primate Origins, the editors pay attention to the adaptive value of primate features. therefore, the booklet presents the broadest attainable viewpoint on early primate phylogeny and the adaptive area of expertise of the Order Primates.

Show sample text content

Download sample