pitheco-, pithec-, -pithecan, -pithecoid

(Greek: ape, monkey)


Archeopithecus
Ancient monkey and ape species.
australopithecus
An extinct genus of small-brained, large-toothed bipedal hominids that lived in Africa between one and four million years ago.
cercopithecini
Cercopithecus
dryopithecine
Gigantopithecus
Leontopithecus
macedoniensis
Nyctipithecus
Otavipithecus
Ouranopithecus
Pitheca
Pithecanthropus (s) (noun), Pithecanthropi (pl)
1. A former genus or grouping of extinct or non living hominids whose members have now been assigned to the proposed species Homo erectus.
2. A hypothetical family of primates that existed between mankind and primate apes.
pithecoid
pithecological