As nouns the difference between primate and strepsirrhine
is that primate
is (zoology) a mammal of the order primates
, including simians and prosimians or primate
can be (ecclesiastical) in the catholic church, a rare title conferred to or claimed by the sees of certain archbishops, or the highest-ranking bishop of a present or historical, usually political circumscription while strepsirrhine
is any member of the clade strepsirrhini
, one of the two suborders of primates.
From (etyl) primate.
(zoology) A mammal of the order Primates , including simians and prosimians.
(informal) A simian anthropoid; an ape, human or monkey.
- ''Primates range from lemurs to gorillas
* See also
* great ape
* howler monkey
* human, human being
* night monkey
* owl monkey
* spider monkey
* squirrel monkey
* woolly monkey
(English (m)). Compare (m), of similar derivation and meaning.
(ecclesiastical) In the Catholic Church, a rare title conferred to or claimed by the sees of certain archbishops, or the highest-ranking bishop of a present or historical, usually political circumscription.
(ecclesiastical) In the Anglican Church, an archbishop, or the highest-ranking bishop of an ecclesiastic province.
* Primate of All England
* Primate of England
* Primate of the Gauls
Any member of the clade Strepsirrhini , one of the two suborders of primates.