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If yes how do you know yes they are different sizes

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Unformatted text preview: If yes, how do you know? Yes, they are different sizes and males have a slightly different face. What do we call the locomotor pattern they rely upon? crawl What kind of social groupings do orangutans live in when in the wild? Is this evident at the zoo? Adult males usually live alone while offspring live with their mother. 2 Anthropology 200 Zoo Trip Assignment Please list any additional observations you make here. Not instinctive tree climbers. Man of the Forest 3 Anthropology 200 Zoo Trip Assignment Part III. Colobus Monkeys What is the genus and species of this animal? Colubus Angolensis What kinds of foods do they eat? Leaves, some fruits and flowers Being that it is afternoon, these animals are probably sleeping. Based on what they eat, do you think they spend a lot of time sleeping, or less time than animals who eat other kinds of foods? Why do you think this is? I think they spend less time sleeping because of their light diet. What is their locomotor pattern? How does this relate to the kinds of foods they eat? Climb, have to climb to get their food. They can leap 20ft from branch to branch What part of the forest do they live in? (i.e. upper canopy, lower canopy) They rarely descent to the ground and it was hard to tell from the picture at the zoo but I would say between the upper and lower canopy. Do they have prehensile tails? No Part IV. Gorillas Section A. Please make sure to observe the indoor and outdoor gorilla exhibit as they seem to have some indoors and some outdoors at all time during the summer months. What is the genus and species name? Gorilla Gorilla gorilla What part of the world are they found? Central Africa Are they endangered or threatened? Endangered 4 Anthropology 200 Zoo Trip Assignment Are they sexually dimorphic? If yes, what indicators can you see that helped you determine that? Yes, the males are much larger. 5 Anthropology 200 Zoo Trip Assignment Section B. You are now going to engage in an activity called scan sampling. Scan sampling refers to when the researcher records the behaviors of a group of animals at regular time intervals. For this kind of sampling method, you should focus on a group of gorillas to observe. You want to ensure that the group is not too large in size that you are unable to pay attention to what all of them are doing at one time. For at least a ten minute interval, observe the behavior of a group of gorillas and in a qualitative way, indicate the behaviors that you observed in the space below. Write down the time that you began and ended your observations. Beginning time: 12:53 Ending time: 1:03 Number of animals present? 4 # of males? 1 # of females? 3 # of juveniles? 0 Brief description of the weather: Pretty mild, sunny and slight wind...
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