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Superfamily Cercopithecoidea Gray 1821 (placental)

Mammalia - Primates

PaleoDB taxon number: 40859

Full reference: J. E. Gray. 1821. On the natural arrangement of vertebrose animals. The London Medical Repository Monthly Journal and Review 15:296-310

Parent taxon: Catarrhini according to N. J. Stevens et al. 2013

Sister taxa: Dendropithecoidea, Eucatarrhini, Hominoidea, Kalepithecus, Kamoyapithecus, Kansupithecus, Kogolepithecus, Krishnapithecus, Krishnapithecus krishnaii, Nyanzapithecinae, Pliobates, Pliopithecoidea, Propliopithecidae, Propliopithecoidea, Saadanioidea

Subtaxa: Alophia, Cercopithecidae, Nsungwepithecus, Victoriapithecidae

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Ecology: scansorial insectivore