Social organisation and behaviour of theTasmanian devil, Sarcophilus harrisii

@inproceedings{Pemberton1990SocialOA,
  title={Social organisation and behaviour of theTasmanian devil, Sarcophilus harrisii},
  author={David A. Pemberton},
  year={1990}
}
There are two conflicting views regarding the nature of the social organisation of the Tasmanian Devil Sarcophilus harrisii. It has been described either as a polygamous species in which the males hold a dominance hierarchy or a promiscuous species where there is no prolonged association between individuals. It is the aim of this thesis to precisely describe the social organisation and behaviour of the Tasmanian Devil and thereby dispel the confusion. Many studies of the social… CONTINUE READING

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