Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Sivaladapis Gingerich And Sahni, 1979

Adapoid prosimian from the late Miocene of South Asia belonging to the family Sivaladapidae; two species. Body mass estimated for the two species between 2.5 and 4.5 kg. Dental formula: 2.1.3.3/2.1.3.3; shearing crests on cheek teeth suggestive of folivory.

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