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1. One who howls.

2. (Science: zoology) Any south American monkey of the genus mycetes. Many species are known. They are arboreal in their habits, and are noted for the loud, discordant howling in which they indulge at night.

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Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... so that new species can replace them. " Dawkins response by email is here. “These two quotations from Dyson constitute a classic schoolboy howler , a catastrophic misunderstanding of Darwinian evolution. Darwinian evolution, both as Darwin understood it, and as we understand it today in ...

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by scottie
Fri Oct 14, 2011 1:18 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
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Re: what causes enlarged small-groups to break up?

Have you ever heard of a pack of wolves, meercats, spider monkeys, chimps, gorillas, howler monkeys, lions, elephants, etc. living in five hundred to thousand individual size groups or shall we say herds? All of them and a mass of other such small group animals live ...

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by charles brough
Sat Oct 08, 2011 5:53 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: what causes enlarged small-groups to break up?
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... fear animated the whole country and galvanized into a warlike people (which we got over in a few more years!). This is normal and not just human. Howler monkeys will collect at the border of their territory and "hurl insults" at another group in the next territory! I once took a hike ...

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by charles brough
Sun Jun 24, 2007 2:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What is HUMAN NATURE?
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