Suborder Haplorrhini

Family Tarsiidae

 

 

Tarsius spp.

Tarsiers

Family Callitrichidae

 

 

Callimico goeldii

Callimico or Goeldi’s monkey

 

Callithrix spp.

Marmosets

 

Cebuella pygmaea

Pygmy marmoset

 

Leontopithecus spp.

Lion tamarins

 

Saguinus spp.

Long-tailed tamarins

Family Cebidae

 

Subfamily Alouattinae

 

 

Alouatta spp.

Howler monkeys

Subfamily Aotinae

 

 

Aotus spp.

Douroucoulis or night monkeys

Subfamily Atelinae

 

 

Ateles spp.

Spider monkeys

 

Brachyteles arachnoides

Wooly spider monkey

 

Lagothrix spp.

Wooly monkeys

Subfamily Callicebinae

 

 

Callicebus spp.

Titi monkeys

Subfamily Cebinae

 

 

Cebus spp.

Capuchins

Subfamily Saimirinae

 

 

Saimiri spp.

Squirrel monkeys

Subfamily Pitheciinae

 

 

Cacajao spp.

Uakaris

 

Chiropotes spp.

Bearded sakis

 

Pithecia spp.

Sakis

Family Cercopithecidae

 

Subfamily Cercopithecinae

 

 

Allenopithecus nigroviridis

Allen’s monkey

 

Cercocebus spp.

Mangabeys

 

Cercopithecus spp.

Guenons

 

Chlorocebus spp.

Savannah guenons

 

Erythrocebus patas

Patas monkey

 

Lophocebus spp.

Black mangabeys

 

Macaca spp.

Macaques

 

Mandrillus spp.

Drill, mandrill

 

Miopithecus talapoin

Talapoin

 

Papio spp.

Baboons

 

Theropithecus gelada

Gelada

Subfamily Colobinae

 

 

Colobus spp.

Black and white colobus monkeys

 

Nasalis larvatus

Proboscis monkey

 

Presbytis spp.

Langurs, leaf monkeys

 

Piliocolobus spp.

Red colobus monkeys

 

Procolobus verus

Olive colobus monkey

 

Pygathrix nemaeus

Douc langur

 

Rhinopithecus spp.

Snub-nosed langurs

 

Semnopithecus entellus

Hanuman langur

 

Simias concolor

Pig-tailed langur

 

Trachypithecus spp.

Brow-ridged langurs

Family Hylobatidae

 

 

Hylobates spp.

Gibbons, siamang

Family Pongidae

 

 

Gorilla gorilla

Gorilla

 

Pan spp.

Chimpanzee, bonobo

 

Pongo pygmaeus

Orangutan

Family Hominidae

 

 

Homo sapiens

Humans

aGroves (2001) has recently proposed revisions in primate taxonomy.



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