Definition of Simia. Meaning of Simia. Synonyms of Simia

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Definition of Simia

Simia
Simia Sim"i*a, n. [L., an ape; cf. simus flatnosed, snub-nosed, Gr. ???.] (Zo["o]l.) A Linn[ae]an genus of Quadrumana which included the types of numerous modern genera. By modern writers it is usually restricted to the genus which includes the orang-outang.

Meaning of Simia from wikipedia

- animal skins. Linnaeus named the orangutan Simia satyrus ("satyr monkey"). He placed the three genera Homo, Simia and Lemur in the order of Primates. The...
- 1758, Carolus Linnaeus divided the Order Primates into four genera: Homo, Simia, Lemur, and Vespertilio. His Vespertilio included all bats, and has since...
- Dracula simia, called also monkey orchid or the monkey-like Dracula, is an epiphytic orchid originally described in the genus Masdevallia, but later moved...
- Macaca ferox (Shaw, 1792) Macaca veter (Audebert, 1798) Macaca vetulus (Erxleben, 1777) Macaca sil**** (F. Cuvier, 1822) Simia silenus Linnaeus, 1758...
- Groves (July 1983). "Simia fascicularis Raffles, 1821 (Mammalia, Primates): request for the suppression under the plenary powers of Simia aygula Linnaeus,...
- naturalist Johann Friedrich Blumenbach cl****ified the common chimpanzee as Simia troglodytes by 1775. Another German naturalist, Lorenz Oken, coined the...
- The pig-tailed langur (Simias concolor), monotypic in genus Simias, is a large Old World monkey, endemic to several small islands off the coast of Sumatra...
- orangutans Simia Simia satyruscommon chimpanzee Simia sylv**** – Barbary macaque Simia sphinxmandrill Simia apedianomen dubium Simia silenus –...
- Orchis simia, commonly known as the monkey orchid, is a greyish pink to reddish species of the genus Orchis. It gets its common name from its lobed lip...
- Conizonia simia is a species of beetle in the family Cerambycidae. It was described by Sama in 2005. It is known from Algeria. BioLib.cz - Conizonia simia. Retrieved...
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