Feeding ecology of mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx) in campo animal reserve, Cameroon

@article{Hoshino2006FeedingEO,
  title={Feeding ecology of mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx) in campo animal reserve, Cameroon},
  author={Jiro Hoshino},
  journal={Primates},
  year={2006},
  volume={26},
  pages={248-273}
}
A field study on the ecology of mandrills (Mandrillus sphinx) was carried out for 28 months in Cameroon. Fresh food remnants and large quantities of fresh feces were collected by following the groups. Analyses of these products indicated that fruit (including seeds), monocotyledonous plant leaves and insects (especially ants and termites), were frequently eaten. Mandrills mostly ate the plant and animal foods in the lower forest stratum and on the ground. Fallen seeds and monocotyledonous plant… Expand
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