Impact of group size on female reproductive success of free-ranging Rhinopithecus roxellana in the Qinling Mountains, China.

@article{Zhao2011ImpactOG,
  title={Impact of group size on female reproductive success of free-ranging Rhinopithecus roxellana in the Qinling Mountains, China.},
  author={Dapeng Zhao and Bao-guo Li and Kunio Watanabe},
  journal={Folia primatologica; international journal of primatology},
  year={2011},
  volume={82 1},
  pages={1-12}
}
Group size influences female reproductive success through scramble/contest feeding competition, predation pressures and infanticide risks in primates. The Sichuan snub-nosed monkey (Rhinopithecus roxellana) is an endangered folivorous colobine species living in a multilevel society. From 2002 to 2008, we studied a free-ranging band of R. roxellana in the… CONTINUE READING