Fruit choice by red howler monkeys (Alouatta seniculus) in a tropical rain forest

@inproceedings{Julliot1996FruitCB,
  title={Fruit choice by red howler monkeys (Alouatta seniculus) in a tropical rain forest},
  author={Catherine Julliot},
  year={1996}
}
This paper presents and discusses aspects of fruit selectivity by red howler monkeys (Alouatta seniculus) in relation with morphological characteristics of fruits. These data are used to provide an answer to the following questions: which are the fruit characteristics that lead fruit choice of howler monkeys and to what extent fruit characteristics play a role in seed dispersal by monkeys? The frugivorous diet of a troop of red howler monkeys was determined during a 2-year field study in French… CONTINUE READING

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