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Climatic determinants of diet and foraging behaviour in baboons

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Baboons (Papio spp.) are characterised by a large degree of variation in foraging behaviour and dietary composition. Previous analyses have suggested that much of this can be traced to differences in ecological conditions between sites. The proximate mechanism underlying these relationships is assumed to be mediated via the impact of climatic conditions on food availability, and ultimately the impact that this has on dietary composition. This paper examines these relationships more explicitly...

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10.1023/A:1021625003597

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
Role:
Author
Journal:
Evolutionary Ecology
Volume:
16
Issue:
6
Pages:
579-593
Publication date:
2002-01-01
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ISSN:
0269-7653
Source identifiers:
277519
Language:
English
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pubs:277519
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uuid:23914793-d974-4ca1-9e65-f63eca3bb130
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pubs:277519
Deposit date:
2013-11-17

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