New PDF release: Monkeys on the Edge (Cambridge Studies in Biological and

By Agustín Fuentes,Michael D. Gumert,Lisa Jones-Engel

Long-tailed macaques (Macaca fascicularis) have a large geographical distribution and largely overlap with human societies throughout southeast Asia, frequently using the sides of secondary woodland and inhabiting quite a few anthropogenic environments, together with temple grounds, towns and farmlands. but regardless of their obvious ubiquity around the sector, there are amazing gaps in our figuring out of long-tailed macaque inhabitants ecology. This well timed quantity, a key source for primatologists, anthropologists and conservationists, underlines the pressing want for entire inhabitants experiences on universal macaques. supplying the 1st designated examine learn in this underexplored species, it unveils what's at present recognized in regards to the inhabitants of M. fascicularis, explores the contexts and results of human-macaque sympatry and discusses the leading edge courses being initiated to solve human-macaque clash throughout Asia. unfold during the booklet are boxed case reviews that complement the chapters and provides a priceless perception into particular box stories on wild M. fascicularis populations.

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