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Seasonality in primates

studies of living and extinct human and non-human primates

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Primates -- Seasonal variations -- Congresses,
  • Primates -- Evolution -- Congresses,
  • Human evolution -- Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index

    Statementedited by Diane K. Brockman, Carel P. van Shaik
    GenreCongresses
    SeriesCambridge studies in biological and evolutionary anthropology -- 44
    ContributionsBrockman, Diane K, Schaik, Carel van
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL737.P9 S42 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 590 p. :
    Number of Pages590
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17194678M
    ISBN 100521820693

      In wild environments, birth seasonality exists in many animals. Primates show reproduction continuum from seasonality to un-seasonality like other mammals (Brockman & van Schaik, ).The typical reproduction patterns of primates include seasonality (births within a specific period), peaks (birth peaks in certain months) and irregularity (births within the entire breeding cycle without Cited by: 1.   Joly-Radko M., Zimmermann E. () Seasonality in Gum and Honeydew Feeding in Gray Mouse Lemurs. In: Burrows A., Nash L. (eds) The Evolution of Exudativory in Primates. Developments in Primatology: Progress and by:

    Diversity; About living species: Range of all lemur species: Lemurs (/ ˈ l iː m ər / LEE-mər) (from Latin lemures – ghosts or spirits) are mammals of the order Primates, divided into 8 families and consisting of 15 genera and around existing are native only to the island of existing lemurs are small, have a pointed snout, large eyes, and a long : Mammalia. Start studying Anthropology: Ch. 6 & 7. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

    NONHUMAN PRIMATES USAGE AND AVAILABILITY FOR BIOMEDICAL PROGRAMS Committee on Conservation of Nonhuman Primates Institute of Laboratory Animal Resources Assembly of Life Sciences National Research Council NAS-NAE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES Washington, D.C. APR 3 LIBRARY. Non Human Primates of India (Dehra Dūn: Wildlife Institute of India, ), ed. by A. K. Gupta (multiple formats at ) Filed under: Apes -- Conservation State of the Apes Industrial Agriculture and Ape Conservation (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, ), ed. by Helga Rainer, Alison White, and Annette Lanjouw.


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Cambridge Core - Animal Behaviour - Seasonality in Primates - edited by Diane K. Brockman. All primates have to cope with seasonal variation in food supply. Written for graduate students and researchers in biological anthropology and behavioural ecology, this book explores how seasonality affects what primates eat, where they search for food, and how and when they are active, as well as how this affects body size, social life, reproductive timing and the composition of primate 5/5(1).

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This book is about the impact of seasonality on the lives of primates. Members of the order Primates are confined largely to the tropics, where they occupy a broad range of terrestrial habitats, although 90% of species live in tropical forest (Mittermeier ).

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Cambridge Studies in Biological and Evolutionary Anthropology, Volume Edited by Diane K Brockman and, Carel P van Schaik. Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press. $ xiii + p; ill.; index. ISBN: 0‐‐‐3. Data analysis. We employed directional analyses to test for seasonality in rainfall, temperature, fruit abundance, invertebrate feeding and fruit feeding, where months of the year are represented as angles of a circle (Janson and Verdolin,Carnegie et al., ).The analysis is based on vectors, which are comprised of an angle, ‘θ’ and length, ‘r’.Cited by: Book Review: Seasonality in Primates: Studies of Living and Extinct Human and Non-human Primates/ ed.

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