Patterns, variability, and flexibility of hand posture during locomotion in primates.

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Labeling the primate hand as “primitive” can seem counterintuitive given the remarkable dexterity typical of primates and especially humans. In addition, there is considerable diversity in primate hand form and use that allows the exploitation of ...

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Schmitt, D; Zeininger, A; Granatosky, M

Duke Editors

Cited Editors

  • Kivell, T; Lemelin, P; Richmond, B; Schmitt, D

Published Date

  • August 10, 2016

Book Title

  • The Evolution of the Primate Hand Anatomical, Developmental, Functional, and Paleontological Evidence


  • 13

Start / End Page

  • 345 - 369

Published By

Place of Publication

  • New York


  • 24

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 1493936468

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9781493936465