Monkeys and matrices: On the coexistence of “omnivorous” forest primates

@article{Waser1981MonkeysAM,
  title={Monkeys and matrices: On the coexistence of “omnivorous” forest primates},
  author={Peter M. Waser and Ted J. Case},
  journal={Oecologia},
  year={1981},
  volume={49},
  pages={102-108}
}
Members of competing species may influence their share of food sources either by finding new feeding sites more frequently or by more effectively monopolizing those sites once found. We describe a model that separates the effects of these two forms of competition; in a set of African forest primates, only the first has a major effect on species' relative… CONTINUE READING