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Vol. 13, No. 2-3, 1970
Issue release date: 1970
Folia Primatol 1970;13:92–136
(DOI:10.1159/000155313)
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The Communication Matrix of the Nilgiri Langur (Presbytis johnii) of South India

Poirier F.E.
Department of Anthropology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

Abstract

The Nilgiri langur communication network is less varied than communication systems reported for terrestrial species. Most of the communicatory signals are witnessed in intratroop situations. Nilgiri langurs produce nineteen distinct vocalizations, the most notable being an intertroop territorial, spacing call. A complete description of the communicatory network is presented and compared specifically with other colobids, and nonhuman primates generally.

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Author’s address: Prof. F. E. Poirier, Department of Anthropology, Ohio State University, 1775 South College Road, Columbus, Ohio 43210 (USA)


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Published online: September 09, 2008
Number of Print Pages : 45


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Folia Primatologica (International Journal of PrimatologyInternationale Zeitschrift für PrimatologieJournal international de Primatologie)

Vol. 13, No. 2-3, Year 1970 (Cover Date: 1970)

Journal Editor: Crompton R.H. (Liverpool)
ISSN: 0015–5713 (Print), eISSN: 1421–9980 (Online)

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