Newton-Fisher, Nicholas E.

Primates of Western Uganda

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Table of contents

Section One. Taxonomy

1. Taxonomy and Biogeography of the Primates of Western Uganda
Colin Groves

Section Two. Ecology

2. Factors Influencing Variation in the Population Densities of Colobus guereza, Within Selectively Logged Forest at the Budongo Forest Reserve
Graham Anthony Preece

3. How Does the Golden Monkey of the Virungas Cope in a Fruit-Scarce Environment?
Dennis Twinomugisha, Colin A. Chapman, Michael J. Lawes, Cedric O’Driscoll Worman, Lisa M. Danish

4. The Diet of Olive Baboons (Papio anubis) in the Budongo Forest Reserve, Uganda
Adam Alberts Okecha, Nicholas E. Newton-Fisher

5. Aspects of Diet, Foraging, and Seed Predation in Ugandan Forest Baboons
James D. Paterson

6. The Interaction of Hormones with Ecological Factors in Male Budongo Forest Chimpanzees
Sally B. Seraphin, Patricia L. Whitten, Vernon Reynolds

7. The Role of Diet in Self-Medication Among Chimpanzees in the Sonso and Kanyawara Communities, Uganda
Paula Pebsworth, Sabrina Krief, Michael A. Huffman

8. Geophagy in Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii) of the Budongo Forest Reserve, Uganda
Mnason Tweheyo, Vernon Reynolds, Michael A. Huffman, Paula Pebsworth, Shunji Goto, William C. Mahaney, Michael W. Milner, Anthony Waddell, Randy Dirszowsky, Ronald G. V. Hancock

9. Nutritional Aspects of the Diet of Wild Gorillas
Jessica M. Rothman, Alice N. Pell, J. Bosco Nkurunungi, Ellen S. Dierenfeld

10. The Parasites of the Gorillas in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda
Jessica M. Rothman, Dwight D. Bowman, Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka, John Bosco Nkurunungi

11. Preliminary GIS Analysis of Range Use by Sympatric Mountain Gorillas and Chimpanzees in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda
J. Bosco Nkurunungi, Craig B. Stanford

Section Three. Behavior and Physiology

12. Comparison of Sex Differences in Gregariousness in Fission-Fusion Species
Melissa Emery Thompson, Richard W. Wrangham

13. Urinary Estrone Conjugates and Reproductive Parameters in Kibale (Kanyawara) and Budongo (Sonso) Chimpanzees
Melissa Emery Thompson, Richard W. Wrangham, Vernon Reynolds

14. Frequent Copulations by Females and High Promiscuity in Chimpanzees in the Kalinzu Forest, Uganda
Chie Hashimoto, Takeshi Furuichi

15. Effects of Injury on the Locomotion of Free-Living Chimpanzees in the Budongo Forest Reserve, Uganda
Julie Munn

16. Effect of Snare Injuries on the Fig-Feeding Behavior of Chimpanzees of the Budongo Forest, Uganda
Emma J. Stokes, Richard W. Byrne

17. Deciphering Junglespeak
Hugh Notman

18. Instrumental Leaf Use by Chimpanzees of the Budongo Forest (Sonso Community)
Duane Quiatt

Section Four. Conservation

19. A Survey of Prosimians in the National Parks and Forest Reserves of Uganda
Lesley Ambrose

20. The Diets, Preferences, and Overlap of the Primate Community in the Budongo Forest Reserve, Uganda
Andrew J. Plumptre

21. Behavioral Patterns of Colobus in Logged and Unlogged Forests
Colin A. Chapman, Michael D. Wasserman, Thomas R. Gillespie

22. Threats to, and Protection of, the Chimpanzees of the Budongo Forest Reserve
Vernon Reynolds

23. Gorillas Living on the Edge
Michele L. Goldsmith, Joel Glick, Evarist Ngabirano

24. Local Ecological Perceptions of Chimpanzees and Forest Resources
Cristy Watkins

Keywords: Life Sciences, Zoology, Animal Ecology, Developmental Biology, Behavioural Sciences

Publication year
Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects
Page amount
532 pages
Natural Sciences

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