Male dispersal in patas monkeys ( Erythrocebus patas )

  title={Male dispersal in patas monkeys ( Erythrocebus patas )},
  author={Janice Chism and William Rogers},
Potential influences on natal dispersal of wild male patas monkeys ( Erythrocebus patas ) were investigated in Laikipia, Kenya, over a four-year period. Changes in variables were assessed over the six months prior to dispersals. Dispersers left at between 24 and 42 months of age; 60% left at >36 months of age (= the 'large juvenile' age class). Most dispersals coincided with the presence of extra-group males in the study area. Large juvenile males (LJMs) reduced time in proximity to other group… 

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Supplementary Table 1 The Shapiro-Senapathy matrix scores of authentic, mutated and cryptic/de novo 3' splice sites in exons Supplementary Table 2 The Shapiro-Senapathy matrix scores of authentic,