Patterns of lateralized hand use in an arboreal primate, Simias concolor

@article{Miller2002PatternsOL,
  title={Patterns of lateralized hand use in an arboreal primate, Simias concolor},
  author={Cory Thomas Miller and Lisa M. Paciulli},
  journal={American Journal of Primatology},
  year={2002},
  volume={56}
}
  • C. Miller, L. Paciulli
  • Published 1 April 2002
  • Biology, Psychology, Environmental Science
  • American Journal of Primatology
Studies of hand use in nonhuman primates suggest that several species exhibit hand preferences for a variety of tasks. The majority of studies, however, focus on the lateralized hand use of captive nonhuman primate populations. Although captive settings offer a more controlled environment for assessing hand preferences, studies of wild populations provide important insights into how handedness is affected by natural environmental conditions and thus potential insights into the evolution of… 
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