Semnopithecinae

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Semnopithecinae sem-nō-pith-ē-sī′nē a sub-family of catarrhine monkeys
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. semnos, honoured, pithēkos, an ape.

Usage

In literature:

The stomach is usually simple, being sacculated only in Semnopithecinae.
"The Cambridge Natural History, Vol X., Mammalia" by Frank Evers Beddard
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