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- Xia, Dong-Po, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Mammal research 2018 v.63 no.1 pp. 99-106
- Macaca; breeding; correlation; feces; laboratory animals; males; mammals; progesterone; sexual behavior; testosterone
- ... Progesterone, a “female” hormone, modulates sexual behaviors in male mammals. This modulation is well documented in laboratory animals, but it is as yet unknown whether progesterone is associated with testosterone and/or sexual behaviors in primates living in their natural environments. In this study, we collected a total of 426 fecal samples and approximately 453 h of behavioral data from five ma ...
- Xia, Dong-Po, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Animal behaviour 2018 v.146 pp. 51-61
- Macaca; animal behavior; cohesion; decision making; females; social behavior; social networks; structural equation modeling; China
- ... Social organisms make collective decisions during group movement, thereby remaining cohesive and providing the ecological and evolutionary benefits of sociality. The ability for groups to make successful collective decisions is dependent on relationships between leaders and followers. We investigated how consistent followers (a fan structure) facilitated successful group movement in a group of Tib ...