TITLE

'New men' hold sway among tamarins

AUTHOR(S)
Mason, Georgia
PUB. DATE
December 1990
SOURCE
New Scientist;12/1/90, Vol. 128 Issue 1745, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on findings about the behavior of the male cotton-top tamarins of South Africa in a laboratory colony study made by Eluned Price of the University of Stirling, Scotland. Finding that male tamarins carry infants as part of their courtship behavior; Importance of such behavior to female tamarins who often give birth to twins.
ACCESSION #
10490277

 

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