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Diurnal primates weigh more than nocturnal ones, terrestrial primates more than arboreal ones and folivores more than frugivores. Folivores have larger bodies than frugivores Nocturnal primates live in small groups Among diurnal species-terrestrial forms live in larger groups than arboreal species Nocturnal species live in smaller home ranges than diurnal species. Terrestrial species in
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Unformatted text preview: larger ones than arboreal species, and frugivores in larger ones than folivores. ◦ Nocturnal species live at lower densities than diurnal ones and arboreal species at higher densities than terrestrial ones. ◦ Most primates live in social groups in which females outnumber males ◦ Sexual dimorphism tends to be greatest in large bodied species...
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This note was uploaded on 09/01/2011 for the course ANTHROPOLO 101 taught by Professor Patil during the Spring '08 term at Ill. Chicago.

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