OBSERVATIONS ON MUSTH IN THE DOMESTICATED ASIATIC ELEPHANT (ELEPHAS MAXIMUS)

@inproceedings{Jainudeen1972OBSERVATIONSOM,
  title={OBSERVATIONS ON MUSTH IN THE DOMESTICATED ASIATIC ELEPHANT (ELEPHAS MAXIMUS)},
  author={Mohamed Razeen Jainudeen and George M. McKay and John Frederick Eisenberg},
  year={1972}
}
Le phcnomene du « musth > a ete etudie chez des elephants domestiques a Ceylan de 1967 a 1971. Le « musth » correspond a une agressivite saisonnierc qui s'accompagne de secretions de la glande temporale. 52 des 80 males observes out eprouve le « musth » ma is pas une femelle. Le premier « musth » apparait entre 10 et 20 ans. P arm i les males de 21 a 25 ans, 62 % ont eprouve le « musth » ; chez ceux de 26 a 30 ans, 75 %. Le t musth > peut apparaitre a n'importe quel mo is mais il est plus… 

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