A test of the randomness of paternity of members of maternal sibships in six captive groups of rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta)

Abstract

Results of previous studies have shown that in captive groups of rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatto)fathers associate more frequently with their own offspring than with those of other males and that mothers are most permissive of physical contact between their own infant and a juvenile when that juvenile shares the same father with her infant. These two… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02693744

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