1.5 Characteristics of Primates; Evolutionary Trend and Primate Taxonomy; Primate Adaptations; (Arboreal and Terrestrial) Primate Taxonomy; Primate Behaviour; Tertiary and Quaternary fossil primates; Living Major Primates; Comparative Anatomy of Man and Apes; Skeletal changes due to erect posture and its implications.
* What are the characteristic physical features of the primates?
Show the position of man among the other primates in a tabular form. (L.Q -1992)
Similar Question –
* Why is man included in the Primate Order? Discuss in detail. (L.Q – 1989)
* What are the different fossil primates of the Palaeocene & Eocene times?
Discuss critically the contribution of these primates to human origin ? (L.Q – 1986)