TITLE

Vigilance in single- and mixed-species groups of tamarins (Saguinus labiatus and Saguinus

AUTHOR(S)
Hardie, Scott M.; Buchanan-Smith, Hannah M.
PUB. DATE
April 1997
SOURCE
International Journal of Primatology;Apr1997, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p217
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the relation between animal group size and vigilance, and whether this group size is apparent in mixed-species groups of red-bellied tamarins (s. labiatus) and saddleback tamarins (S. fuscicollis). Examination of general vigilance and responses to hidden threatening stimuli; Evidence that the tamarins alter their vigilance behavior in the presence of other species.
ACCESSION #
9706100637

 

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