Primate Project.

Select one primate species from each of the following headings (for a total of 5 primates) to research on the internet. Therefore, you should choose 1 prosimian, 1 NW monkey, 1 OW monkey, 1 lesser ape, and 1 great ape. (Be sure to include references for the websites you used.)
Prosimians:LemursLorisesGalagosTarsiers
New World Monkeys:MarmosetsTamarinsHowler MonkeysSpider MonkeysCapuchins
Old World Monkeys:BaboonsMacaquesGuenonsColobusLangurs
Hylobatidae (Lesser Apes):GibbonsSiamangs
Pongidae (Great Apes):OrangutansChimpanzeesGorillasBonobos
2. Focusing on the 5 primates you have selected, note the following aspects about each of them.
Scientific name and common name
Reasons for being in the taxonomic category of prosimian, monkey, or ape
Geographic location
Diet
Dental formula
Sexual dimorphism
Locomotor style
Type of nose
Body size
Any unusual features
Endangered status
3. Find images on the internet of primate behavior, and cut-and-paste the images into a word document. These images can be of any primate species. You do not have to only use the species you used in #1 of this assignment. You should describe each of the images…what type of primate, what they are doing, what it means, etc…and include the website address as a reference. You must include 5 images of each of the following behaviors (so you should have a total of 20 images):
Affiliative (friendly)
Aggressive
Eating
Tool use
RubricZoo Project Rubric (1) (1) (1)
Zoo Project Rubric (1) (1) (1)
CriteriaRatingsPtsThis criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomePrimate TraitsBullet point answers for 5 primate species (5 points per species)
25 ptsFull Marks
0 ptsNo Marks
25 pts
This criterion is linked to a Learning OutcomeImages20 photos INCLUDING captions and website citations
25 ptsFull Marks
0 ptsNo Marks
25 pts
Total Points: 50