Patterns of male residency and intergroup transfer in gray-cheeked mangabeys (Lophocebus albigena).

@article{Olupot2005PatternsOM,
  title={Patterns of male residency and intergroup transfer in gray-cheeked mangabeys (Lophocebus albigena).},
  author={William Olupot and Peter M. Waser},
  journal={American journal of primatology},
  year={2005},
  volume={66 4},
  pages={331-49}
}
We describe the movements and fates of 36 collared gray-cheeked male mangabeys (Lophocebus albigena) that resided in seven social groups in Kibale National Park, Uganda. The male mangabeys were captured, radiotagged, and then contacted regularly over a period of up to 8 years. Individuals varied considerably in how tightly they were associated with their groups. "Central" males were usually found in close spatial association with their own groups, but they sometimes visited others. "Peripheral… CONTINUE READING