Western lowland gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) change their activity patterns in response to frugivory.

@article{Masi2009WesternLG,
  title={Western lowland gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla) change their activity patterns in response to frugivory.},
  author={Shelly Masi and Chlo{\'e} Cipolletta and Martha M. Robbins},
  journal={American journal of primatology},
  year={2009},
  volume={71 2},
  pages={91-100}
}
The most important environmental factor explaining interspecies variation in ecology and sociality of the great apes is likely to be variation in resource availability. Relatively little is known about the activity patterns of western lowland gorillas (Gorilla gorilla gorilla), which inhabit a dramatically different environment from the well-studied mountain gorillas (G. beringei beringei). This study aims to provide a detailed quantification of western lowland gorillas' activity budgets using… CONTINUE READING

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