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Subfamily Saimiriinae Hershkovitz 1974 (monkey)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Cebidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 336997

Full reference: P. Hershkovitz. 1974. A new genus of Late Oligocene monkey (Cebidae, Platyrrhini) with notes on postorbital closure and platyrrhine evolution. Folia Primatologica 21(1):1-35

Parent taxon: Cebidae according to P. Hershkovitz 1974

Sister taxa: Acrecebus, Alouattinae, Branisellinae, Callitrichinae, Cebinae, Cebupithecinae, Panamacebus, Stirtoninae, Tremacebinae

Subtaxa: none

Type: Saimiri

Ecology: scansorial insectivore