The use of time and space by the Panamanian tamarin, Saguinus oedipus.

  title={The use of time and space by the Panamanian tamarin, Saguinus oedipus.},
  author={Georgia Dawson},
  journal={Folia primatologica; international journal of primatology},
  volume={31 4},
  • Georgia Dawson
  • Published 1979 in
    Folia primatologica; international journal of…
Tamarin activity patterns and habitat utilization strategies in the Tropical Dry Forest of the Panama Canal Zone were monitored quantitatively using radio-location telemetry. The daily tamarin activity pattern differed from that of other Neotropical primates in that early morning and late afternoon activity normally did not occur. Total daily activity time averaged 676 +/- 62 min. Sleeping trees, and behaviors associated with their use, were documented. Daily path length averaged 2,061 +/- 402… CONTINUE READING
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