Ecological studies of reproduction in Japanese monkeys (Macaca fuscata)

@article{Kawai2005EcologicalSO,
  title={Ecological studies of reproduction in Japanese monkeys (Macaca fuscata)},
  author={M. Fujita H. Kawai and Shigeru Azuma and Kenji Yoshiba},
  journal={Primates},
  year={2005},
  volume={8},
  pages={35-73}
}
Birth data of 25 troops of Japanese monkeys, which range over major areas in Japan between lat. 31°22′ N. and 41°15′ N., show significant differences in the timing of the birth season among different troops. The difference seems regional to some extent. Correlations between the timing of the birth season of the troop and various environmental factors—latitude, rainfall, temperature, social factors and so on, were examined, and it was suggested that the effect of environmental factors are… CONTINUE READING
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