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Pithecus

Pi·the·cus \ pə̇ˈthēkəs ; ˈpithə̇k- , ˈpithēk- \

Definition of Pithecus

  • taxonomic synonym of macaca

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Origin and Etymology of pithecus

New Latin, from Greek pithēkos monkey, ape


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Pithecus

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Definition of Pithecus

  • taxonomic synonym of presbytis

Origin and Etymology of pithecus

New Latin, from Greek pithēkos ape, monkey


-pithecus

noun combining form \ " \

Definition of -pithecus

: ape in generic names
  • Sivapithecus

Origin and Etymology of -pithecus

New Latin, from Greek pithēkos


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