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Noun1.Prosimii - not used in all classifications; in some classifications considered coextensive with the Lemuroidea; in others includes both Lemuroidea and Tarsioidea
animal order - the order of animals
order Primates, Primates - an animal order including lemurs and tarsiers and monkeys and apes and human beings
prosimian - primitive primates having large ears and eyes and characterized by nocturnal habits
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The lateral meniscus has a crescentic shape in Prosimii, in Platyrrhini (New World monkeys) and in Pongo pygmaeus.
However, note that even with Byrne and Whiten's study, researchers potential ToM attribution stops with a large body of the Prosimii suborder indicating that such "presuppositions" are selective.
209 The oddest and shiest of all Madagascar's Prosimii is the aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis), found in the Mananara Nord Biosphere Reserve.