Definition of Genus sivapithecus
1. Noun. Extinct primates; lower Pliocene.
Group relationships: Family Hominidae, Hominidae
Member holonyms: Sivapithecus
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Sivapithecus
Literary usage of Genus sivapithecus
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1. The Origin and Evolution of the Human Dentition by William King Gregory (1922)
"... also resembles the Lower Siwalik genus Sivapithecus Pilgrim (to be noted below) in the general appearance of the molars, with relative width of the ..."