Origin of catarrhine
Examples from the Web for catarrhine
The platyrrhine and catarrhine monkeys have their primitive ancestor among extinct forms of the Lemuridae.Evolution in Modern Thought|Ernst Haeckel
Man is descended directly from one series of extinct Catarrhine ancestors.
Catarrhine monkeys have existed, we know with certainty, since the Miocene.
As they belong to the Catarrhine group, their nose has a narrow partition between the nostrils, which are directed downwards.A Hand-book to the Primates, Volume 2 (of 2)|Henry O. Forbes