Primate Ecology

EVANTH 253.01

Ecological theory with an emphasis on primates. Primate diversity and biogeography, concept of the niche; dietary specializations, habitat use, predator-prey interactions, plant-animal interactions, community ecology, human ecology; methods used in primate ecology; the role of ecology in conservation. Periodic labs (held during lecture hour) include methods used to charactize forests, tests of niche differentiation and morphological adapatations to different habitats. Instructor: Digby or staff

Day / Time: 

MW 10:05 AM-11:20 AM

Location: 

Bio Sci 144

Instructor: 

Teichroeb, Julie