Animalogy: Primate Basics HTML version

Note: IUCN Red List of Threatened Species Classification is as
A. Not Evaluated (NE)
B. Data Deficient (DD)
C. Least Concern (LC)
D. Near Threatened (NT)
E. Vulnerable (VU)
F. Endangered (EN)
G. Critically Endangered (CR)
H. Extinct in the Wild (EW)
I. Extinct (EX) (Generally 50 Years or More)
Before describing the Great Apes, Lesser Apes, Monkeys and
Pro-simians, I shall briefly discuss what a primate is.
Primates are members of the biological Order Primates. They