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Platyrrhini

New World Monkeys

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Phylogeny from Purvis (1995).
Containing group: Primates

Other Names for Platyrrhini

References

Bauer, K. and A. Schreiber. 1997. Double invasion of Tertiary island South America by ancestral New World monkeys? Biological-Journal of the Linnean Society 60:1-20.

Canavez, F. C., M. A. M. Moreira, J. J. Ladasky, A. Pissinatti, P. Parham, and H. N. Seuanez. 1999 Molecular phylogeny of New World primates (Platyrrhini) based on beta(2)-microglobulin DNA sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics And Evolution 12:74-82.

Canavez, F. C., M. A. M. Moreira, F. Simon, P. Parham, and H. N. Seuanez. 1999. Phylogenetic relationships of the callitrichinae (Platyrrhini, primates) based on beta(2)-microglobulin DNA sequences. American Journal of Primatology 48:225-236.

Harada, M. L., H. Schneider, and Schneider, M. P. C. 1995. DNA evidence on the phylogenetic systematics of new world monkeys: Support for the sister-grouping of Cebus and Saimiri from two unlinked nuclear genes. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 4:331-349.

Horovitz, I. And R. D. E. MacPhee. 1999. The Quaternary Cuban platyrrhine Paralouatta varonai and the origin of Antillean monkeys. Journal of Human Evolution 36:33-68.

Horovitz, I. and A. Meyer. 1995. Systematics of New World monkeys (Platyrrhini, Primates) based on 16S mitochondrial DNA sequences: A comparative analysis of different weighting methods in cladistic analysis. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 4:448-456.

Horovitz, I. and A. Meyer. 1997. Evolutionary trends in the ecology of New World monkeys inferred from a combined phylogenetic analysis of nuclear, mitochondrial, and morphological data. Pages 189-224 in Molecular Evolution and Adaptive Radiation (T. J. Givnish and K. J. Sytsma, eds.) Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, New York.

Horovitz, I., R. Zardoya, and A. Meyer. 1998. Platyrrhine systematics: A simultaneous analysis of molecular and morphological data. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 106:261-281.

Hugot, J. P. 1998. Phylogeny of neotropical monkeys: The interplay of morphological, molecular, and parasitological data. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 9:408-413.

Kinzey, W. G. (ed.) 1997. New World Primates: Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior. Papers from the 87th Meeting of the American Anthropological Association. Aldine de Gruyter, New York.

Moreira, M. A. M. and H. N. Seuanez. 1999. Mitochondrial pseudogenes and phyletic relationships of Cebuella and Callithrix (Platyrrhini, Primates). Primates 40:353-364.

Meireles, C. M., J. Czelusniak, M. P. C. Schneider, J. A. P. C. Muniz, M. C. Brigido, H. S. Ferreira, and M. Goodman. 1999. Molecular phylogeny of Ateline new world monkeys (Platyrrhini, Atelinae) based on gamma-globin gene sequences: Evidence that Brachyteles is the sister group of Lagothrix. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 12:10-30.

Opazo, J. C., D. E. Wildman, T. Prychitko, R. M. Johnson, and M. Goodman. 2006. Phylogenetic relationships and divergence times among New World monkeys (Platyrrhini, Primates). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 40(1):274-280.

Porter, C. A., J. Czelusniak, H. Schneider, M. P. C. Schneider, I. Sampaio, and M. Goodman. 1997. Sequences of the primate epsilon-globin gene: implications for systematics of the marmosets and other New World primates. Gene 205:59-71.

Porter, C. A., J. Czelusniak, H. Schneider, M. P. C. Schneider, I. Sampaio, and M. Goodman. 1999. Sequences from the 5 ' flanking region of the epsilon-globin gene support the relationship of Callicebus with the Pitheciins. American Journal of Primatology 48:69-75.

Purvis, A. 1995. A composite estimate of primate phylogeny. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London (Series B) 348:405-421.

Ray, D. A., J. Xing, D. J. Hedges, M. A. Hall, M. E. Laborde, B. A. Anders, B. R. White, N. Stoilova, J. D. Fowlkes, K. E. Landry, L. G. Chemnick, O. A. Ryder and M. A. Batzer. 2005. Alu insertion loci and platyrrhine primate phylogeny. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 35(1):117-126.

Schneider, H., M. P. C. Schneider, I. Sampaio, M. L. Harada, M. Stanhope, J. Czelusniak, and M. Goodman. 1993. Molecular phylogeny of the new world monkeys (Platyrrhini, Primates). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 2:225-242.

Schneider, H., I. Sampaio, M. L. Harada, C. M. L. Barroso, M. P. C. Schneider, J. Czelusniak, and M. Goodman. 1996. Molecular phylogeny of the New World monkeys (Platyrrhini, Primates) based on two unlinked nuclear genes: IRBP intron 1 and epsilon-globin sequences. American Journal of Physical Anthropology 100:153-179.

Singer, S. S., J. Schmitz, C. Schwiegk, and H. Zischler. 2003. Molecular cladistic markers in New World monkey phylogeny (Platyrrhini, Primates). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 26(3):490-501.

Steiper, M. E. and M. Ruvolo. 2003. New world monkey phylogeny based on X-linked G6PD DNA sequences. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 27:121130.

Van der Kuyl, A. C., C. L. Kuiken, J. T. Dekker, and J. Goudsmit. 1995. Phylogeny of African monkeys based upon mitochondrial 12S rRNA sequences. Journal of Molecular Evolution 40:173-180.

Wiesemueller, B, and H. Rothe. 1999. New World monkeys - A phylogenetic study. Zeitschrift für Morphologie und Anthropologie 82:115-157.

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Scientific Name Callithrix penicillata
Location Brazil
Creator Lloyd Glenn Ingles
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Source Callithrix penicillata; Marmoset
Source Collection CalPhotos
Copyright © 2001 California Academy of Sciences
Scientific Name Saimiri boliviensis
Location captive
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Source Saimiri boliviensis
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Copyright © 2007 Luciano Giussani
Scientific Name Ateles
Location Panama
Creator Lloyd Glenn Ingles
Specimen Condition Live Specimen
Source Ateles sp.; Red Spider Monkey
Source Collection CalPhotos
Copyright © 2001 California Academy of Sciences
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