ANT 432L • Primate Anatomy
12:30 PM-2:00 PM
2:30 PM-4:30 PM
An exploration of the relationship between primate anatomical form and function, with emphasis on adaptations to diet and locomotion. The course is also designed to demonstrate how such information can be applied to the fossil record in order to reconstruct the evolutionary development of primate adaptations.
Fleagle, Primate Adaptation and Evolution, 2nd edition (optional); Gebo, Postcranial Adaptation in Nonhuman Primates (required); Plus additional readings as assigned.