• Although there is still much debate about the origins of lemurs on Madagascar, it is generally accepted that a single rafting event, similar to the one that brought New World monkeys to South America, occurred around 50–80 million years ago and allowed ancestral lemurs to cross the Mozambique Channel and colonize the island, which had already split from Africa (while it was joined to the Indian subcontinent), approximately 160 million years ago.
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  • Among them are the Nilgiri leaf monkey and Beddome's toad of the Western Ghats.
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  • An exception, however, is the Trainer dressphere, featuring the game's main characters fighting alongside a dog, monkey and bird, the three animals befriended by the Japanese folk hero Momotarō in a traditional story.
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  • As a result of vandalism, 107 Squirrel monkeys escaped from a research station at Sabana Seca in the late 1970s.
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  • As Gabe approached a small near part of the road called to monkeys love tunnel Azi jumped from the shadows and forced Gabe into a burlap sack.
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  • As monkeys evolved into great apes, the expansion of the lateral lobes continued, in tandem with the expansion of the frontal lobes of the neocortex.
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  • Babakotia and Mesopropithecus not only shared the indriid dentition, but also the indriid-like skulls, providing evidence that sloth lemurs were most closely related to living indriids, with monkey lemurs as a sister group to both.
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  • By the Fifth Dynasty, trade with Punt provided gold, aromatic resins, ebony, ivory, and wild animals such as monkeys and baboons.
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  • Candide, seeking to protect the women, shoots and kills the monkeys, but is informed by Cacambo that the monkeys and women were probably lovers.
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  • Common threats to primate species include deforestation, forest fragmentation, monkey drives (resulting from primate crop raiding), and primate hunting for use in medicines, as pets, and for food.
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  • Enraged, Ahalya curses Anjani to give birth to a monkey too.
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  • Experiments with monkeys proved that daily intravenous doses of tartaric acid were an effective treatment.
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  • Four other playable characters are freed from Moneybags during the game; Sheila the Kangaroo, Sergeant Byrd the penguin, Bentley the Yeti, and Agent 9 the space monkey.
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  • Gulliver with a crew of sixty officers and sailors, fifteen Marines, and their mascot, a pet monkey named Rosie.
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  • In 1870, other settlers noted with disgust that the natives often ate monkeys and dogs.
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  • In 1936, Alice Carleton mistakenly associated postcranial remains of the Diademed Sifaka (Propithecus diadema) from Ampasambazimba with Mesopropithecus pithecoides and came to the false conclusion that its morphology was like that of a monkey.
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  • In animal studies squirrel monkeys and rats maintained the intravenous self-administration of bupropion.
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  • In certain cases, subfossil lemurs, such as the sloth lemurs and koala lemurs, may have used leaves as an important fallback food, whereas other species, such as the monkey lemurs and the giant aye-aye, specialized on structurally defended resources, such as hard seeds and wood-boring insect larvae.
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  • In the absence of monkeys and other competitors, these primates have adapted to a wide range of habitats and diversified into numerous species.
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  • In the recently extinct monkey lemurs (Archaeolemuridae) and sloth lemurs (Palaeopropithecidae), the toothcomb was lost and the incisors and canines resumed a typical configuration in the front of the mouth.
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  • Many lemur species, such as sifakas and the ring-tailed lemur, have scored lower on tests designed for monkeys while performing as well as monkeys on other tests.
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  • Molecular analysis has shown strong support for the former, placing the monkey lemurs in a clade with the sloth lemurs and indriids.
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  • Plate 75 Farándula de charlatanes (Troupe of charlatans) shows a priest with a parrot's head performing before an audience of donkeys and monkeys.
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  • Rockfowl have been known to kill the young of other rockfowl, while nest predation is carried out by cobras of the genus Naja, the Nile monitor, sun squirrels, Red-chested Goshawks, and Procolobus monkeys.
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  • Rotavirus serotypes were first described in 1980, and in the following year, rotavirus from humans was first grown in cell cultures derived from monkey kidneys, by adding trypsin (an enzyme found in the duodenum of mammals and now known to be essential for rotavirus to replicate) to the culture medium.
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  • Sharp waves have also been observed in humans and monkeys.
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  • Southern slaves often included African animals like elephants, lions, and monkeys as characters in their folk tales.
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  • Stem cell transplants are a recent research target, because stem cells are easy to manipulate and stem cells transplanted into the brains of rodents and monkeys have been found to survive and reduce behavioral abnormalities.
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