Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Region of the small intestine between the duodenum and the ileum. There is no distinct separation between the jejunum and ileum except that the jejunum tends to have a greater diameter. Functionally, absorption of nutrients occurs in the jejunum. Jemezius szalayi Beard, 1987: tarsiiform primate from the early Eocene of North America, belonging to the subfamily Omomyinae. Estimated body mass around 150 g.

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