Der Einfluß des Mondlichtes auf die Aktivitätsperiodik nachtaktiver Säugetiere

@article{Erkert1974DerED,
  title={Der Einflu\ss des Mondlichtes auf die Aktivit{\"a}tsperiodik nachtaktiver S{\"a}ugetiere},
  author={Hans Gerhard Erkert},
  journal={Oecologia},
  year={1974},
  volume={14},
  pages={269-287}
}
1. Several months' measurements of activity under natural illumination conditions near the equator (Colombia) show that changes in night illumination over the lunar cycle influence the activity of nocturnal mammals in various ways. 2. Night monkeys (Aotus trivirgatus) largely limit their activity to dusk and dawn during the new moon period. During the full-moon period they are very active throughout the night (Fig. 5). In the case of the neotropical phyllostomatid batArtibeus lituratus… CONTINUE READING
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