Pongidae


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Related to Pongidae: Hominidae, Hylobatidae, Platyrrhini

Pongidae

see ape.
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Anthropologists may refer to the family Pongidae as the "great apes," but many biologists consider Hominidae to include Pongidae as the subfamily Pongidae or restrict the latter to the orangutans.
Hay especialistas que establecen una taxonomia entre los pongidae y los hominidos en terminos de familia, mientras que otros prefieren hablar de una separacion en el plano de la especie.
With pygmy chimpanzees, these nonhuman species make up the family pongidae.