Winter Feeding Tree Choice in Sichuan Snub-Nosed Monkeys (Rhinopithecus roxellanae) in Shennongjia Nature Reserve, China

@article{Yiming2004WinterFT,
  title={Winter Feeding Tree Choice in Sichuan Snub-Nosed Monkeys (Rhinopithecus roxellanae) in Shennongjia Nature Reserve, China},
  author={Li Yiming and Craig B. Stanford and Yang Yuhui},
  journal={International Journal of Primatology},
  year={2004},
  volume={23},
  pages={657-675}
}
We investigated patterns of winter feeding tree choice in 4 groups of Sichuan snub-nosed monkeys (Rhinopithecus roxellanae) in Shennongjia Nature Reserve, China. We collected data during 2 winters from 1998 to 2000. The monkeys used mature forest, young forest and shrub forest, but not grassland. Groups used tree species in a significantly nonrandom pattern. There was a similar composition of preferred tree species between different habitats for each group and among the same habitat types for… CONTINUE READING

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