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High altitude primates / Nanda B. Grow, Sharon Gursky-Doyen, Alicia Krzton, editors.

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Language:
English.
Publication date:
2014
Copyright date:
2014
Publication:
New York : Springer, [2014]
Copyright notice:
©2014
Format:
  • Book
  • xxi, 360 pages : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
  • Effects of altitude on the conservation biogeography of lemurs in southeast Madagascar / Shawn M. Lehman
  • Hibernation patterns of dwarf lemurs in the high altitude forest of eastern Madagascar / Marina B. Blanco and Laurie R. Godfrey
  • Altitudinal distribution and ranging patterns of pygmy tarsiers (Tarsius pumilus) / Nanda B. Grow
  • Biogeography and conservation of Andean primates in Peru / Sam Shanee, Noga Shanee, Nicola Campbell and Nestor Allgas
  • Population density and ecological traits of highland woolly monkeys at Cueva de los Guacharos National Park, Colombia / Sergio A. Vargas, Julián León, Mónica Ramírez, Nelson Galvis, Edgar Cifuentes and Pablo R. Stevenson
  • Seed dispersal by woolly monkeys in Cueva de los Guacharos National Park (Colombia) : an Amazonian primate dispersing montane plants / Mónica A. Ramírez, Nelson F. Galvis, Sergio A. Vargas, José Julián Léon, Edgar F. Cifuentes and Pablo R. Stevenson
  • Distribution and ecology of the most tropical of the high-elevation montane colobines : the ebony langur on Java / Vincent Nijman
  • Snow tolerance of Japanese macaques inhabiting high-latitude mountainous forests of Japan / Hiroto Enari
  • Seasonal and altitudinal migration of Japanese macaques in the northern Japan Alps / Shigeyuki Izumiyama
  • Rhinopithecus bieti at Xiaochangdu, Tibet : adaptations to a marginal environment / Zuofu Xiang
  • Nutritional implications of the high-elevation lifestyle of Rhinopithecus bieti / Heidi Bissell
  • Variation in primate abundance along an elevational gradient in the Udzungwa Mountains of Tanzania / Claudia Barelli, Juan F. Gallardo Palacios and Francesco Rovero
  • Deriving conservation status for a high altitude population : golden monkeys of Mgahinga Gorilla National Park, Uganda / Dennis Twinomugisha, Michael D. Wasserman and Colin A. Chapman
  • High altitude diets : implications for the feeding and nutritional ecology of mountain gorillas / Jessica M. Rothman, John Bosco Nkurunungi, Bianca F. Shannon and Margaret A.H. Bryer
  • Preliminary data on the highland Sumatran orangutans (Pongo abelii) of Batang Toru / S.A. Wich, G. Usher, H.H. Peters, Mokhamad Faesal Rakhman Khakim, M.G. Nowak and G.M. Fredriksson
  • Modern human biological adaptations to high-altitude environments in the Andean archaeological record / Karen J. Weinstein
  • High altitude primates, extreme primates, and anthropological primatology : or, there is more to human evolution than tool use, culture, or African apes / Ken Sayers.
Contributor:
Grow, Nanda B., editor of compilation.
Gursky, Sharon, 1967- editor of compilation.
Krzton, Alicia, editor of compilation.
Series:
Developments in primatology: progress and prospects ; volume 44
Developments in primatology v. 44.
Subjects:
ISBN:
9781461481744
1461481740

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