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Unformatted text preview: d. In general, larger primates have more sexual dimorphism 7. Social Structure a. Solitary Orangutans b. Polyandrous (two or more males with one female) Marmosets and Tamarins c. Monogamous (one male with one female) Gibbons d. Polygynous (one or maybe two males with multiple females) e.g. Harems Gorillas e. Multi-male, multi female groups some species of baboons 8. Infant Care a. Most primates have single births b. Females are primary care-givers, males in some species act as protectors c. Only in polyandrous species, males provide more infant care than females...
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This note was uploaded on 04/27/2009 for the course ANTHRO 304 taught by Professor Gray during the Spring '09 term at Kansas.
- Spring '09
- Biological Anthropology