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The Cayo Santiago Macaques

History, Behavior, and Biology (Suny Series in Primatology)

by Richard G. Rawlins

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Published by State Univ of New York Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Primates,
  • Santiago Cay,
  • Rhesus monkey,
  • Behavior,
  • Mammals,
  • Puerto Rico

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsMatt J. Kessler (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages306
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8196671M
    ISBN 100887061354
    ISBN 109780887061356

    Research Assistant: Social Behaviour in Cayo Santiago Rhesus Macaques. Hiring Organization: University of Pennsylvania. Date Posted: Position Description: We are currently seeking a conscientious and highly motivated volunteer to collect behavioural data on the rhesus macaques living in the free-ranging colony of Cayo Santiago.


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Cayo Santiago is The Cayo Santiago Macaques book research The Cayo Santiago Macaques book station which is home to approximately free-ranging rhesus macaques. The colony is run and maintained by the Caribbean Primate Research Center and the University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus.

The monkeys currently living on Cayo are divided into a few natural social groups. Cayo Santiago, also known as Santiago Island, Isla de los monos (or Island of the monkeys), is located at, mi ( km) mi ( km) to the The Cayo Santiago Macaques book of Punta Santiago, Humacao, PuertoLocation: Humacao, Puerto Rico.

My only reason for not giving this book 5 stars is that it is somewhat dated, having been written in However, it provides an excellent history of the rhesus macaque troop of Cayo Santiago, Puerto Rico, and this is a "must own" for anyone interested in behavioral studies involving rhesus monkeys.4/5(1).

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This book is a collection of photographs of rhesus monkeys living on the island of Cayo Santiago in Puerto Rico since The photos span my 40 years of work with the Cayo Santiago The Cayo Santiago Macaques book.

Foreword by Phillip V. TobiasThe introduction of rhesus macaques to Cayo Santiago, Puerto Rico inand the subsequent development of the CPRC for biomedical research, continues its long history of stimulating studies in physical anthropology.

The CPRC monkey colonies, and the precise. This volume presents a broad spectrum of research on the Cayo Santiago macaques, a unique free-ranging colony of rhesus macaques in Puerto Rico. It includes thirteen scientific studies on the behavior and biology of the Cayo Santiago macaques, as well as a detailed history of the colony and a complete bibliography of over scientific.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations ; 24 The Cayo Santiago Macaques book. Contents: 1: The history of the Cayo Santiago Colony / Richard G. Rawlins, Matt J. Kessler Demography of the free-ranging Cayo Santiago Macaques () / Richard G.

Rawlins, Matt J. Kessler Maternal lineages as tools for understanding. Cayo Santiago is a ha, subtropical island located 1 km off the southeastern coast of Puerto Rico (18° N, 65° W). Its average daily temperature is 28°C.

The only permanent residents of Cayo Santiago are a troop of rhesus macaque monkeys. Cayo Santiago’s residents earned it the nickname “Monkey Island,” but the island didn’t always have a. O n the Puerto Rican island of Cayo Santiago, it’s the monkeys, not the humans, who are in charge.

Yet this palm-fringed haven — home to about 1, rhesus macaques—can feel The Cayo Santiago Macaques book similar to a weekend watering hole or middle-school cafeteria.

The introduction of rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta) to Cayo Santiago, Puerto Rico inand the subsequent development of the Caribbean Primate Research Center (CPRC) for behavioral and biomedical research, has generated an unparalleled resource for physical anthropology and other fields in the social, biological, and medicalGenetics, and Behavior of Rhesus Macaques.

The introduction of rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta) to Cayo Santiago, Puerto Rico inand the subsequent development of the Caribbean Primate Research Center (CPRC) for behavioral and biomedical research, has generated an unparalleled resource for physical anthropology and other fields in the social, biological, and medical sciences.

Macaques Adapt After Maria Published Septem Onscreen: These monkeys survived Hurricane were changed by it. rhesus macaques live on Cayo Santiago—a tiny island just. Geophagy amongst Rhesus macaques on Cayo Santiago, Puerto Rico Article (PDF Available) in Primates 36(3) January with Reads How we measure 'reads'.

Cayo Santiago’s macaques are now among the best-studied primates anywhere on the planet. For 79 years and 9 generations, their births, deaths, and group dynamics have all been charted.

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Rawlins, Matt J. Kessler --Demography of the free-ranging Cayo Santiago macaques () / Richard G. Rawlins, Matt J. Kessler --Maternal lineages as tools for understanding infant social development and.

The introduction of rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta) to Cayo Santiago, Puerto Rico inand the subsequent development of the Caribbean Primate Research Center (CPRC) for behavioral and. Buy Bones, Genetics, and Behavior of Rhesus Macaques () (): Macaca mulatta of Cayo Santiago and Beyond: NHBS - Qian Wang, Springer NaturePrice Range: £ - £ Here, we turn instead to a unique resource, the free-ranging colony of rhesus macaques on Cayo Santiago Island.

We propose the first ever study quantifying the evolutionary mechanisms and functions of same sex mating behaviour in nature. Using extensive behavioural data and cutting-edge genomic analyses, our results should lead to re-thinking. On the Puerto Rican island of Cayo Santiago, it's the monkeys, not the humans, who are in charge.

Among the Cayo macaques, Her most recent book for children is "The Life Heroic.". REVIEW ARTICLE Genetic Studies on the Cayo Santiago Rhesus Macaques: A Review of 40 Years Of Research ANJA WIDDIG1,2,3*, MATTHEW J. KESSLER3,4, FRED B. BERCOVITCH5, JOHN D. BERARD6, CHRISTINE DUGGLEBY7, PETER NURNBERG€ 8, RICHARD G.

RAWLINS3, ULRIKE SAUERMANN9, QIAN WANG10, MICHAEL KRAWCZAK11, AND JORG SCHMIDTKE€ 12. Foreword by Phillip V. Tobias. The introduction of rhesus macaques to Cayo Santiago, Puerto Rico inand the subsequent development of the CPRC for biomedical research, continues its long history of stimulating studies in physical anthropology.

The isle of Cayo Santiago has been home to at least nine generations of rhesus monkeys since the colony's founding in Primatologists here.

Title: Some other Books of Interest. (Book Reviews: The Cayo Santiago Macaques; Psychophysiology) Book Authors: Rawlins, Richard G.; Porges, Stephen W. Review Author. Macaque, any of more than 20 species of gregarious Old World monkeys, all of which are Asian except for the Barbary macaque of North Africa.

Macaques are robust primates whose arms and legs are of about the same length. Explore some of the different species of macaques, from the smallest species (the crab-eating macaque) to the largest (the Tibetan macaque).

We are working directly with Angie Ruiz-Lambides, Associate Director of the Cayo Santiago Field Station, and Dr. Melween Martínez, Director of the Caribbean Primate Research Center, to identify needs for the macaques on Cayo Santiago and to receive recommendations on how these funds can best be directed.

Sexual selection acts to increase the success of males possessing advantageous traits in competition over females. In primates, interspecific variability in social and mating systems creates highly variable selective pressures on males, changing the relative strength of both intra- and intersexual selection, and the relative degree of direct vs.

indirect male–male by: 9. The rhesus macaque (Macaca mulatta) is a species of Old World is listed as least concern in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species in view of its wide distribution, presumed large population, and its tolerance of a broad range of habitats. It is native to South, Central, and Southeast Asia and has the widest geographic range of all non-human primates, occupying a great diversity of Class: Mammalia.

Monkeys living on Cayo Santiago forage on vegetation and are provisioned with rainwater and commercial monkey chow. Rhesus macaques are seasonal breeders, and in this population, the 6-month mating season begins in March and is followed by a 6-month birth season that begins in September (Hoffman et al.

The data for the present study came Cited by: Clare Kimock is studying free-ranging rhesus macaques on the island of Cayo Santiago, Puerto Rico, one of the longest-running primate field sites in the world.

From the. Book Descriptions: This important volume focuses on recent and current researches on growth, function, genetics, pathology, aging, and behavior in rhesus macaques at Puerto Rico’s Cayo Santiago facility, reflecting the range of research opportunities that still exist there.

The Cayo Santiago macaques have been used for longitudinal studies of behavior, genetics, and population dynamics. The demographic and genetic databases allow for the examination of genetic consequences of individual behavior and population by: 2. rhesus macaques on Cayo Santiago are food-provisioned and reside in a predator-free environment, there may be limitations regarding the generalizability of ndings obtained in this population (Maestripieri and Hoffman ).

If, however, we nd variability in maternal physiology, behavior, or survival in. On Cayo Santiago, one can see first hand that female rhesus macaques are the investing sex, and this is typical for primates. Females get pregnant and once impregnated, females.

Behavior and social dynamics of rhesus macaques at Cayo Santiago. — In: Bones, genetics, and behavior of rhesus macaques: Macaca mulatta of Cayo Santiago and beyond (Wang Q., ed.). Springer New York, NY, p.

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Foreword by Phillip V. Tobias The introduction of rhesus macaques to Cayo Santiago, Puerto Rico inand the subsequ Brand: Springer New York. While on Cayo Santiago, duties will include learning to pdf group members, behavioral data collection, and the collection of fecal and urine samples for endocrine analysis.

These positions are ideal for graduate students or recent graduates looking to gain experience of fieldwork and of data collection.It has been hypothesized that series mounting (multiple intromissions preceding download pdf is functionally related to male–male competition and/or female mate choice.

Free-ranging rhesus macaques,Macaca mulatta, engaged in uninterrupted mount series ranging in duration from less than 1 min to 56 min. Over 90% of mount series interruptions Cited by: While here, we hope to run a few ebook investigating social development in baby rhesus macaques, the ebook of monkey that call the Cayo Santiago Biological Field Station home.

We also hope to work with the community to improve access to educational resources through work with Project Monkey Island, and Fundacion Amigos del Yunque.