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Dryopithecus Lartet 1856 (ape)

Osteichthyes - Primates - Hominidae

Synonyms: Indopithecus von Koenigswald 1949, Rudapithecus Kretzoi 1969

Parent taxon: Dryopithecinae according to D. W. Cameron 1997

Sister taxa: Afropithecini, Dryopithecini, Kenyapithecini, Limnopithecus, Udabnopithecus

Subtaxa: Dryopithecus brancoi, Dryopithecus fontani, Dryopithecus mogharensis, Rangwapithecus (Ataxopithecus)

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Ecology: ground dwelling omnivore