Internal anatomy of a monkey: primate
mammal that lives in trees. It has a hairless face, hands and a developed
Encephalon: seat of the mental capacities of an ape.
Spinal column: important part of the nervous system.
Trachea: tube carrying air to the lungs.
Lung: respiratory organ of an ape.
Heart: blood-pumping organ.
Stomach: part of the digestive tract between the esophagus and
the small intestine.
Colon: large intestine.
Bladder: pocket in which urine collects before it is evacuated.
Ureter: tube through which urine is evacuated.
Small intestine: last part of the digestive tract.
Liver: bile-producing digestive gland.
Esophagus: first part of the digestive tract.
Oral cavity: chamber of the mouth.
Nasal cavity: chamber of the nose.