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Includes HumansPlay
Remember that 'primate' does not only refer to non-human species; it also includes humans. SlideAs primates, humans share a common ancestor with apes.
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Evolutionary ContextPlay
Often used in discussions about evolution, showing relationships among different species. SlideThe primate family tree is complex, with many branches.
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Scientific TermPlay
Primarily a scientific term but can appear in general language when discussing biology or anthropology. SlideLemurs are the most primitive of the living primates.