Demographic Structure of Zanzibar Red Colobus Populations in Unprotected Coral Rag and Mangrove Forests

@article{Nowak2010DemographicSO,
  title={Demographic Structure of Zanzibar Red Colobus Populations in Unprotected Coral Rag and Mangrove Forests},
  author={K. Nowak and Phyllis C Lee},
  journal={International Journal of Primatology},
  year={2010},
  volume={32},
  pages={24-45}
}
AsbtractMore than half of the global population of the endangered Zanzibar red colobus (Procolobus kirkii) live outside the single major protected area on Zanzibar Island. [...] Key Method We compare the size and structure of 11 groups, specifically 6 core groups inhabiting interior, mature forest with 5 peripheral groups living in disturbed/degraded edge habitats. Groups living in southern mangrove forest—a species-poor but more productive and less seasonal habitat than coral rag thicket—had larger group sizes…Expand

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