Last modified on 7 September 2009, at 00:36

Dichotomous Key/Primates

Dichotomous Key
Primates
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Subphylum Vertebrata
Class Mammalia
Subclass Placentalia
Order Primates
Parent key: Mammalia
Subclasses
Marsupialia - Monotremata - Placentalia
Key: Mammalia
Orders
Afrosoricida - Artiodactyla - Carnivora - Cetacea - Chiroptera - Dermoptera - Insectivora - Lagomorpha - Macroselidae - Marsupialia - Monotremata - Perissodactyla - Pholidota - Primates - Proboscidea - Rodentia - Scandentia - Sirenia - Xenarthra

1

  • Nose
    • Wet - 2
    • Dry - 3

2: Strepsirrhini

3: Haplorrhini

4: Simiiformes

  • Nostril direction
    • Downward - 5
    • Sideways - 6

5: Catarrhini

6: Platyrrhini