Description: 700 primate and 125 non-primate vertebrate skeletal specimens with associated life history data (age, sex, cause of death, body weight, gestation length, and genealogical information) for most of the specimens. Collection has an emphasis on macaques. In addition to traditional studies of primate skeletal and dental morphology, this collection offers the potential for unique research projects focusing on allometry, growth and development, and patterns of inheritance among primates.
Data and Document Types: specimen collection
Topics: biological/physical anthropology
Discipline: zoology, biology, human evolution
Country: United States
Nature of Collection: specimen collection
Finding Aid: Access with permission of curator, Prof. Frances White