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- Catenacci, Lilian S., et al. Show all 3 Authors
- Biotropica 2009 v.41 no.6 pp. 744-750
- Aechmea; Leontopithecus chrysomelas; epiphytes; feces; feeding behavior; forests; frugivores; germination; habitat destruction; habitats; ingestion; natural regeneration; seed dispersal; seeds; Brazil
- ... Seed dispersal by small primates may be particularly relevant in areas where populations of larger frugivores have been reduced or extinguished by hunting and/or habitat disturbance. In this context, the aim of this study was to evaluate the role of the golden-headed lion tamarin Leontopithecus chrysomelas as a seed disperser in Atlantic forest remnants in Brazil. To this end, we opportunistically ...