• Haplorhini was proposed by Pocock in 1918 when he realized the tarsiers were actually sister to the monkeys rather than the lemurs, also following findings of Hugh Cuming 80 years earlier and Linnaeus 160 years earlier. (wikipedia.org)
  • The other major clade within Haplorhini, the simians (or anthropoids), is divided into two parvorders: Platyrrhini (the New World monkeys) and Catarrhini (the Old World monkeys and apes). (wikipedia.org)
  • Family of the suborder HAPLORHINI (Anthropoidea) comprising bipedal primate MAMMALS. (nih.gov)