Spatial organization and food habits of jaguars (Panthera onca) in a floodplain forest

@article{Azevedo2007SpatialOA,
  title={Spatial organization and food habits of jaguars (Panthera onca) in a floodplain forest},
  author={Fernando C. C. Azevedo and Dennis L Murray},
  journal={Biological Conservation},
  year={2007},
  volume={137},
  pages={391-402}
}
For most carnivore populations, territoriality is the regulating social system ultimately determined by food abundance and/or strife. However, in some food-based territorial felid species such as the jaguar (Panthera onca), the influence of food availability on territoriality remains unclear and may be lessened because of a tendency for individuals to occur at high densities across the landscape. We examined spatial organization and use of food in a population of jaguars in the southern region… Expand

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