Juichi Yamagiwa (auth.), Naofumi Nakagawa D.Sc, Masayuki's The Japanese Macaques PDF

By Juichi Yamagiwa (auth.), Naofumi Nakagawa D.Sc, Masayuki Nakamichi Ph.D., Hideki Sugiura D.Sc (eds.)

ISBN-10: 4431538852

ISBN-13: 9784431538851

ISBN-10: 4431538860

ISBN-13: 9784431538868

Japanese macaques (Macaca fuscata) were studied by means of primatologists considering the fact that 1948, and significant wisdom of the primate has been gathered to explain the difference of the species through the years and to exact environments in Japan. the japanese macaque is mainly fitted to intragenera and interpopulation comparative reviews of habit, body structure, and morphology, and to socioecology experiences often. This booklet, the main finished ever released in English on jap macaques, is replete with contributions through major researchers in box primatology. Highlighted are subject matters of intraspecific diversifications within the ecology and behaviors of the macaque. Such diversifications offer proof of the ecological determinants in this species’ mating and social behaviors, besides facts of cultural habit. The publication additionally addresses morphology, inhabitants genetics, fresh habitat swap, and conflicts with people, and attests to the plasticity and complicated adaptive process of macaque societies. the precious details during this quantity is suggested studying for researchers in primatology, anthropology, zoology, animal habit, and conservation biology.

Show description

Read or Download The Japanese Macaques PDF

Similar nonfiction_9 books

Juichi Yamagiwa (auth.), Naofumi Nakagawa D.Sc, Masayuki's The Japanese Macaques PDF

Jap macaques (Macaca fuscata) were studied through primatologists in view that 1948, and significant wisdom of the primate has been amassed to explain the variation of the species over the years and to unique environments in Japan. the japanese macaque is principally fitted to intragenera and interpopulation comparative reviews of habit, body structure, and morphology, and to socioecology stories regularly.

Download e-book for iPad: Soil Enzymology by Madhunita Bakshi, Ajit Varma (auth.), Girish Shukla, Ajit

Soil enzymes are one of the key mediators keen on nutrient recycling and the decomposition of natural subject and thereby in protecting soil caliber and fertility. This Soil Biology quantity covers some of the aspects of soil enzymes, corresponding to their capabilities, biochemical and microbiological houses and the standards affecting their actions.

Read e-book online Biotechnology: A: Recombinant Proteins, Monoclonal PDF

Within the box of medicinal biotechnology 3 significant advancements have prompted a revolution in study that has loads of leading edge results on medical drugs and destiny functions on people. With the supply of adapted recombinant proteins and the chance to provide excessive quantities of monoclonal antibodies new diagnostic purposes have emerged and lots of healing views, e.

2009 ASHRAE Handbook - Fundamentals (SI Edition) - download pdf or read online

This guide covers easy ideas and information utilized in the HVAC&R undefined. up to date with learn backed by way of ASHRAE and others, this quantity comprises 1,000 pages and 39 chapters overlaying basic engineering details, simple fabrics, weather information, load and effort calculations, duct and pipe layout, and sustainability, plus reference tables for abbreviations and logos, I-P to SI conversions, and actual homes of fabrics.

Additional resources for The Japanese Macaques

Example text

Infant social development, parental behavior, and social relationships among adult males and females have been analyzed from long-term observations at Katsuyama, Okayama Prefecture (Itoigawa 1973, 2001; Nakamichi and Shizawa 2003; Nakamichi and Yamada 2007; Nakamichi et al. 1995). At Arashiyama, long-term behavioral observations and DNA analysis from hair and fecal samples found that male mating success relied heavily on female choice in relationship to the male’s length of tenure (Huffman 1987; Takahata et al.

Anthropol Sci 115:63–65 Huffman MA (1987) Consort intrusion and female mate choice in Japanese macaques. Ethology 75:221–234 Huffman MA, Nahallage CAD, Leca JB (2008) Cultured monkeys: social learning cast in stones. Curr Dir Psychol Sci 17:410–414 Ikeda H (1982) Population changes and ranging behavior of wild Japanese monkeys at Mt. Kawaradake in Kyushu, Japan. Primates 23:338–347 Imanishi K (1941) The world of living things. Kobunsha, Tokyo (trans. Asquith PJ, Kawakatsu H, Yagi S, Takasaki H (2002) Routledge, Curzon) Imanishi K (1951a) Pre-human societies.

Primates 40:453–467 Soltis J (2002) Do primate females gain nonreproductive benefits by mating with multiple males? Theoretical and empirical considerations. Evol Anthropol 11:187–197 Soltis J (2004) Mating systems. In: Thierry B, Singh M, Kaumanns W (eds) Macaque societies: a model for the study of social organization. Cambridge University Press, New York, pp 135–151 Soltis J, Thomsen R, Takenaka O (2001) The interaction of male and female reproductive strategies and paternity in wild Japanese macaques, Macaca fuscata.

Download PDF sample

The Japanese Macaques by Juichi Yamagiwa (auth.), Naofumi Nakagawa D.Sc, Masayuki Nakamichi Ph.D., Hideki Sugiura D.Sc (eds.)


by Joseph
4.2

Rated 4.89 of 5 – based on 24 votes