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Gursky, Sharon L.

Primate Anti-Predator Strategies

Primate Anti-Predator Strategies

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Table of contents

Part 1. Predation Theory

1. Predation and Primate Cognitive Evolution
Klaus Zuberbühler

2. Predation on Primates: A Biogeographical Analysis
D. Hart

Part 2. Anti-Predator Strategies of Nocturnal Primates

3. Primates and Other Prey in the Seasonally Variable Diet of Cryptoprocta ferox in the Dry Deciduous Forest of Western Madagascar
Luke Dollar, Jörg U. Ganzhorn, Steven M. Goodman

4. Predation on Lemurs in the Rainforest of Madagascar by Multiple Predator Species: Observations and Experiments
Sarah M. Karpanty, Patricia C. Wright

5. Predation, Communication, and Cognition in Lemurs
Marina Scheumann, Andriatahiana Rabesandratana, Elke Zimmermann

6. A Consideration of Leaping Locomotion as a Means of Predator Avoidance in Prosimian Primates
Robin Huw Crompton, William Irvin Sellers

7. Anti-Predator Strategies of Cathemeral Primates: Dealing with Predators of the Day and the Night
Ian C. Colquhoun

8. Moonlight and Behavior in Nocturnal and Cathemeral Primates, Especially Lepilemur leucopus: Illuminating Possible Anti-Predator Efforts
Leanne T. Nash

9. A Comparison of Calling Patterns in Two Nocturnal Primates, Otolemur crassicaudatus and Galago moholi as a Guide to Predation Risk
Simon K. Bearder

10. Predator Defense by Slender Lorises and Pottos
K. Anne-Isola Nekaris, Elizabeth R. Pimley, Kelly M. Ablard

11. The Response of Spectral Tarsiers Toward Avian and Terrestrial Predators
Sharon L. Gursky

12. Talking Defensively, a Dual Use for the Brachial Gland Exudate of Slow and Pygmy Lorises
Lee R. Hagey, Bryan G. Fry, Helena Fitch-Snyder

Part 3. Anti-Predator Strategies of Non-Nocturnal Primates

13. Anti-Predator Strategies in a Diurnal Prosimian, the Ring-Tailed Lemur (Lemur catta), at the Beza Mahafaly Special Reserve, Madagascar
Lisa Gould, Michelle L. Sauther

14. Howler Monkeys and Harpy Eagles: A Communication Arms Race
Ricardo Gil-da-Costa

15. Effects of Habitat Structure on Perceived Risk of Predation and Anti-Predator Behavior of Vervet (Cercopithecus aethiops) and Patas (Erythrocebus patas) Monkeys
Karin L. Enstam

16. Predation Risk and Habitat Use in Chacma Baboons (Papio hamadryas ursinus)
Russell A. Hill, Tony Weingrill

17. Reconstructing Hominin Interactions with Mammalian Carnivores (6.0–1.8 Ma)
Adrian Treves, Paul Palmqvist

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Keywords: SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / General SCI008000

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Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2007
Language
en
Edition
1
Category
Natural Sciences
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780387348100

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