Catarrhini

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Translingual[edit]

Gorilla beringei

Etymology[edit]

New Latin, from Ancient Greek καταρρινα (katarrhina, hook-nosed), from καταρρέω (katarrhéō, down-flowing) + ῥινες (rhines, nostrils).

Proper noun[edit]

Catarrhini

  1. A taxonomic parvorder within the infraorder Simiiformes — the apes, man and the Old World monkeys.

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