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Group structure and activity rhythm in Lemur mongoz (Primates, Lemuriformes) on Anjouan and Moheli Islands, Comoro Archipelago

Ian Tattersall

Group structure and activity rhythm in Lemur mongoz (Primates, Lemuriformes) on Anjouan and Moheli Islands, Comoro Archipelago

by Ian Tattersall

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Published by American Museum of Natural History in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Comoro Islands.
    • Subjects:
    • Mongoose lemur -- Behavior,
    • Mammals -- Comoro Islands

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 380.

      Other titlesGroup structure and activity rhythm in Lemur mongoz (Primates, Lemuriformes) ...
      StatementIan Tattersall.
      SeriesAnthropological papers of the American Museum of Natural History ; v. 53, pt. 4, Anthropological papers of the American Museum of Natural History ;, v. 53, pt. 4.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN2 .A27 vol. 53, pt. 4, QL737.P95 .A27 vol. 53, pt. 4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. 369-380 :
      Number of Pages380
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4916683M
      LC Control Number76151688

      This book synthesizes recent advances in our understanding of the evolutionary origins of sleep and its adaptive function, and it lays the groundwork for future evolutionary research by assessing sleep patterns in the major animal lineages. Categories: Biology\\Genetics. Year: Ecology and Evolution of Cancer evolution of cancer suppression (see Nunney et al., ) included compelling evidence for the value of domestic dogs in the study of cancer, given the wealth of breedassociated data available (Schiffman and Breen, ).

      Lemur mongoz 89 Cebus hypoleucus 90 Cercopithecus diana 91 Ateles aier 93 I AM greatly indebted to Professor Allen, Curator of the Department of Mammalogy and Ornithology, American Museum of Natural History, Central Park, New York, for kindly supplying me with a . X World Outlook for Book Stores, The Book Stores Research Group Car and Commercial Vehicle Production, June , Great Britain X Quality Time for Busy Families - Playtime Actvities, Daniel White.

      The main study group of 10 animals included two adult females, each carrying an infant and two juveniles of about the same age. This suggests that births in the study group occurred during the end of September and the beginning Fig. 2. Vertical structure of the rain forest along a portion of transect 20 x 2 m in Area I (left) and Area 5 (right). Lemur MS = A genus of the family Lemuridae consisting of five species: L. catta (ring-tailed lemur), L. fulvus, L. macaco (acoumba or black lemur), L. mongoz (mongoose lemur), and L. variegatus (white lemur). Most members of this genus occur in forested areas on Madagascar and the Comoro Islands.


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Group structure and activity rhythm in Lemur mongoz (Primates, Lemuriformes) on Anjouan and Moheli Islands, Comoro Archipelago by Ian Tattersall Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Group structure and activity rhythm in Lemur mongoz (Primates, Lemuriformes) on Anjouan and Moheli Islands, Comoro Archipelago. [Ian Tattersall]. Group structure and activity rhythm in Lemur mongoz (Primates, Lemuriformes) on Anjouan and Moheli Islands, Comoro Archipelago.

Anthropological papers of the AMNH ; v. 53, pt. Author(s): Tattersall,Ian Title(s): Group structure and activity rhythm in Lemur mongoz (primates, lemuriformes) on Anjouan and Moheli Islands, Comoro archipelago/ Ian Tattersall.

Country of Publication: United States Publisher: New York: American Museum of. 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.

Group structure and activity rhythm in Lemur mongoz (Primates, Lemuriformes) on Anjouan and Moheli islands, Comoro archipelago. Anthrop. Pap. Amer. Mus. Nat. Hist. 53 (4): Cycles of activity, group composition, and diet of Lemur mongoz mongoz Linnaeus in Madagascar.

Folia Primatol. 26 (3): (R. Sussman and I. Tattersall. The most threatened mammal group on Earth, Madagascar's five endemic lemur families (lemurs are found nowhere else) (1), represent more than 20% of the world's primate species and 30% of family.

Because primates offer a unique opportunity among mammals to examine adaptations of independent groups to tropical environments, we collected information on body mass, activity pattern, diet and group size from all genera for quantitative tests of this by: One group of Red-fronted Brown Lemurs(Eulemur fulvus rufus)was therefore observed in Kirindy Forest/CFPF for a total of hours between March and June to investigate potential causes and correlates of their activity.

Observations were equally distributed between diurnal and nocturnal activity cycles and intensified around periods of full Cited by: 13 T attersall I: Group structure and activity rhythm in Lemur mongoz (Primates, Lemuriformes) on Anjouan and Moheli Islands, Comoro Archipelago.

Anthropol Pap Am Mus Nat Hist ;–Author: Ian Colquhoun. Abstract. The lack of sexual size dimorphism among the lemurs of Madagascar affects agonistic relations between males and females, and therefore contributes to the most salient feature of lemur social systems: female dominance over by: Group structure and activity rhythm in Lemur mongoz (Primates, Lemuriformes) on Anjouan and Moheli Islands, Comoro Archipelago.

Anthropological papers of the AMNH ; v. 53, pt. 4 View Metadata. SUSSMAN, R.W. & Cycles of activity, group composition TATTERSALL, I. and diet of Lemur mongoz mongoz Linnaeus in Madagascar. Folia primatol. Full text of "Lemurs of Madagascar and the Comoros: the IUCN red data book" See other formats.

Activity patterns. The biological rhythm can vary from nocturnal in smaller lemurs to diurnal in most Although the mongoose lemur (E. mongoz) is the best-documented and reducing exposed body surfaces, such as by hunched sitting and group huddling. Also, the ring-tailed lemur, ruffed lemurs, and sifakas are commonly seen.

[42] [] Although the mongoose lemur (E. mongoz) is the best-documented example, every species in the genus studied has shown some degree of cathemeral behavior, [71] although night activity is often restricted by light availability and moon periodicity. [16]. Lemur Le"mur (lē"mŭr), n.

[L., a ghost, specter. So called on account of its habit of going abroad by night.] (Zoöl.) One of a family (Lemuridæ) of nocturnal mammals allied to the monkeys, but of small size, and having a sharp and foxlike muzzle, and large feed upon birds, insects, and fruit, and are mostly natives of Madagascar and the neighboring islands, one genus (Galago.

Lemurs (/ˈliːmər/ (listen) 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 species.

They are native only to the island of Madagascar. Most existing lemurs are small, have a pointed snout. Full text of "The brain from ape to man; a contribution to the study of the evolution and development of the human brain" See other formats.

The aye-aye is best considered the basal member of the entire group, whereas the cheirogalids, lemurids (Lemur, Hapakmur, Eulemur, and Varecid), indrids (Indri, Propithecus, and Avahi), and the many species of Lepilemur can currently be described as members of an undifferentiated four-way split.

“Exploring the impacts of seasonality on the activity patterns of mongoose lemurs (Eulemur mongoz) at the Lemur Conservation Foundation, Myakka City, FL” Soeren Walls ' “Virtual Reality as a Medium for Theatrical Performance: Using the HTC Vive for a.

The rhesus monkey has been, by far, the most commonly used species for research in reproductive biology until recently, as they have been replaced to a large extent by the cynomolgus or the long-tailed macaque. This shift in choice of species was brought about largely by the exportation ban of the rhesus by the Indian government and the ready.LEFEBVRE-DESNOËTTES, CHARLES, Comte (), French cavalry general, joined the army in and served with the armies of the North, of the Sambre-and-Meuse and Rhine-and-Moselle in the various campaigns of the Revolution.

Six years later he had become captain and aide-de-camp to General Bonaparte. At Marengo he won further promotion, and at Austerlitz became colonel, serving .This chapter discusses behavior of prosimians. Fossil evidence implies an evolutionary link between prosimian and monkey.

Prosimians occupy a diversity of habitats within the tropical and semitropical regions of the Old World.

In the wild, primates restrict their activities to a measurable, circumscribed geographic area called a home by: