Factors of influence and social correlates of parturition in captive Campbell's monkeys: Case study and breeding data.

@article{Lemasson2017FactorsOI,
  title={Factors of influence and social correlates of parturition in captive Campbell's monkeys: Case study and breeding data.},
  author={A. Lemasson and Ronan Jubin and Philippe Bec and M. Hausberger},
  journal={American journal of primatology},
  year={2017},
  volume={79 5}
}
How nonhuman primates deal with birth, at the moment of delivery, and during the following days, remains poorly explored because of the unpredictability of this event, particularly for forest-dwelling arboreal species. Available studies highlight intra- and interspecific variation which suggest flexibility of the timing of delivery, of behavior associated with labor contractions and parturition, and the social context and ambient noise surrounding delivery. Here, we present the findings of a… CONTINUE READING