Initial heterosexual behavior of adolescent Rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta).

@article{Erwin1975InitialHB,
  title={Initial heterosexual behavior of adolescent Rhesus monkeys (Macaca mulatta).},
  author={J E Erwin and Grant Mitchell},
  journal={Archives of sexual behavior},
  year={1975},
  volume={4 1},
  pages={97-104}
}
This report described the first heterosexual encounters of twelve 3-year-old rhesus monkeys, six of each sex. The subjects were all laboratory-born and were reared in wire cages for the first 8 months of life, accompanied only by their mothers. After these animals were weaned, each was placed in a cage with another animal of the same age and sex. The pairs… CONTINUE READING