Maternal care and infant transfer in two species ofColobus monkeys

@article{Horwich2006MaternalCA,
  title={Maternal care and infant transfer in two species ofColobus monkeys},
  author={Robert H. Horwich and David Manski},
  journal={Primates},
  year={2006},
  volume={16},
  pages={49-73}
}
Three infantColobus guereza and twoColobus polykomos were observed during their first 3 months, when infant transfer between females was prevalent. Such mother-infant relations as nipple contact, time on the mother, infant returns to the mother, infant resting on the mother, and the mother's retrieval of the infant were recorded. Maternal behaviors and… CONTINUE READING