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su·per·fam·i·ly platyrrhi·ni

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  1. Platyrrhini, superfamily Platyrrhininoun

    New World monkeys: capuchin; douroucouli; howler monkey; saki; spider monkey; squirrel monkey; titi; uakari; woolly monkey; marmoset; tamarin


  1. superfamily platyrrhini

    The superfamily Platyrrhini, also known as New World monkeys, is a group of primates that are native to Central and South America. This superfamily includes families such as Cebidae, Atelidae, and Pitheciidae. Characteristics of Platyrrhini monkeys include broad, flat noses with nostrils that face sideways, lack of cheek pouches, and presence of prehensile tails in some species. They are also distinguished from other primates by their dental formula.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of superfamily platyrrhini in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of superfamily platyrrhini in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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