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Unformatted text preview: -All males help female care for offspring-Polyandry- marmosets and tamarin • Multi male and Multi female -Monkeys-Hierarchy of male and female • 1 male 1 female-Gibbons, Indri Lemur-Pair bonded for life • Solitary-Prosimians, orangutans-Individual male and female 6. Reproductive strategy • Males compete for access to females • Affects male body and canine size 7. Sexual dimorphism • Morphological differences between male and female • Pair bonded= low • 1 female multi male= high • Multi male and female= medium 8. Getting food • Searching for and eating food occupies over 50 % of a primates waking hours • Males compete for right to reproduce • Females develop relationships with other females to determine best mate...
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This note was uploaded on 08/31/2011 for the course ANT 2511 taught by Professor Sinelli during the Spring '08 term at University of Central Florida.
- Spring '08