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Hominidae

Hominidae

family of the suborder haplorhini (anthropoidea). It includes homo sapiens (modern man), the only human species still in existence.


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How long have humans been taxonomically considered apes?

Hominidae and the great apes etc. The classifications shift around but how long have homo sapiens been considered taxonomically to be apes? And is there any controversy within taxonomy circles over this or is it universally ...

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by Machy1
Fri Feb 08, 2013 1:08 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How long have humans been taxonomically considered apes?
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How long have humans been taxonomically considered apes?

Hominidae and the great apes etc. The classifications shift around but how long have homo sapiens been considered taxonomically to be apes? And is there any controversy within taxonomy circles over this or is it universally ...

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by Machy1
Wed Feb 06, 2013 10:53 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: How long have humans been taxonomically considered apes?
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The Fiber Disease

... Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Mammalia; Eutheria; Euarchontoglires; Primates; Haplorrhini; Catarrhini; Hominidae; Homo Gene aliases: ASP; CPAMD1 Summary: Complement component C3 plays a central role in the activation of complement system. Its activation ...

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by southcity
Sun Jul 09, 2006 3:35 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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Evolution Tests With Bacteria

... to your definition, we're both the same "kind." You said a kind is a family, and humans and apes are both classified in the family Hominidae. The genetic difference between apes and humans is actually less than that between dogs and wolves. We know the larger change is possible, ...

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by alextemplet
Wed Mar 08, 2006 11:28 pm
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution Tests With Bacteria
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Evolution Tests With Bacteria

Okay, by that reasoning, humans and apes are of the same kind, being classified together in the family Hominidae. Although I do have to give you beaucoup credit for actually defining the term. Everyone else I've met who used that term just left it undefined so they could refute ...

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by alextemplet
Mon Mar 06, 2006 4:10 am
 
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution Tests With Bacteria
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