3 edition of Mating harassment in nonhuman primates found in the catalog.
Mating harassment in nonhuman primates
Jean Balch Williams
by Primate Information Center, Regional Primate Research Center, University of Washington in Seattle
Written in English
|Statement||Jean Balch Williams.|
|Series||Primate Information Center topical bibliographies -- 85-025|
|Contributions||University of Washington. Primate Information Center.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||12 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||12|
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8 - Mating conflict in primates: infanticide, sexual harassment and female sexuality By Carel P. van Schaik, Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA, Gauri R. Pradhan, Department of Biological Anthropology and Anatomy, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA, Maria A.
van Noordwijk, Department of. There are three forms of sexual coercion that researchers have documented in both human and nonhuman primates: harassment, intimidation, and forced copulation. Harassment is Author: Eric Michael Johnson. Principal components of life- history variables in nonhuman primates (N = 86 species).
Prin1 explains % of variation, Prin2 only % (eigenvalues Prin1 explains % of variation, Prin2 only. A primate (/ ˈ p r aɪ m eɪ t / PRY-mayt) (from Latin primat- from primus: "prime, first rank") is a eutherian mammal constituting the taxonomic order es arose 85–55 million years ago first as plesiadapiformes from small terrestrial mammals (Primatomorpha), which adapted to living in the trees of tropical forests: many primate characteristics represent adaptations to life Class: Mammalia.
The phenomenon of harassment during matings in primates, in which individuals in the vicinity of a mating approach close to the mating pair, is reviewed. The hypothesis that harassment is a tactic to reduce the reproductive potential of competitors is best supported for dominant adult by: Start Mating harassment in nonhuman primates book Nonhuman Primates.
Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Are some primates wired for sexual harassment. By Michael Price Jul. 6,PM. Male baboons that harass and assault females are more likely. This video describes various components and practices that can help in working safely with nonhuman primates, especially those used in biomedical research.
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Researchers at Central. First defined by C. Carpenter in''consortship'' has retained a central role in the conceptual tool kit used by students of the mating behavior of multimale group-living primates.
Animal rights extremists are threatening nonhuman primate research by harassing scientists. We cannot tolerate these tactics, and we must. Purchase Behavior of Nonhuman Primates - 1st Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBNBook Edition: 1. This implies that mating promiscuously in multi-male settings is beneficial for females.
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Sexual dimorphism describes the morphological, physiological, and behavioral differences between males and females of the same species.
Most primates are sexually dimorphic for different. Sexual coercion in animals is the use of violence, threats, harassment, and other tactics to help them forcefully copulate. Such behavior has been compared to sexual assault, including rape, among humans.
In nature, males and females usually differ in reproductive fitness optima. Males generally prefer to maximize their number of offspring, and therefore their number of mates; females, on the.
We emphasize that forced copulation is not common among nonhuman primates. Rhesus macaques-Joe Manson did a study on their mating behavior and found a high incidence of male aggression. When a female is mating with a low-ranking male, a high-ranking male is likely to come along and attack and chase the female, not the other male.
Here, I review evidence for this mechanism in nonhuman primates. Sexual conflict has been studied primarily in its behavioral form, sexual coercion, for which relevant data still remain surprisingly limited. Nevertheless, current evidence reveals three forms of coercion: forced copulation, sexual harassment, and sexual intimidation.
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VAN SCHAIK, GAURI R. PRADHAN & MARIA A. VAN NOORDWIJK INTRODUCTION In a variety of mammals and a few birds, newly immigrated or newly dominant males are known to attack and kill dependent infants (Hausfater & Hrdy, ; Parmigiani & vom Saal, ; van Cited by: Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research: Diseases (American College of Laboratory Animal Medicine Book 2) - Kindle edition by Abee, Christian R., Mansfield, Keith, Tardif, Suzette D., Morris, Timothy.
Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Nonhuman Primates in Biomedical Research 5/5(2).Sexual aggression in primates between males and females may be hardwired, and even be selected for through chers have found that male baboons that frequently harass, attack, and.