Antro. cards 1

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Antro. cards 1
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  1. Guenons
    • Forest dwelling old world monkeys
    •      21 species (60 subspecies)
    • Able to hybridize 
    • Produce viable offspring
    •  Occurs at overlaps in territories
  2. Mona
    •  Generalist species
    •   Indigenous to Africa
    •   Intro. in several regions
  3. African Monas
    • Guenons not heavily studied during time of Mary’s research
    • Studied them in Ghana and in Sao Tome
  4. On the Move
    • Monas were introduced to Soa Tome and Principe during the slave trade (1600-1700)
    • Taken on ships as pets
    •  Mary hears mention of monas on a Caribbean island
  5. Monas in Grenada
    • Mary went to Grenada to check out theses so called monas (Approximately 6000)
    • Then spent 28 months studying them
  6. Mary’s Research
    • Studied: Social behavior in the field
    • Collected morphological samples (skulls)
    • Obtained blood samples
    • Recorded vocalizations
  7. Mona Life
    •  Filled niches
    •        Adaptive radiation
    • Habituated to people
    • Live in different types of groups
  8. Two Mona Groups
    • Bisexual geoup
    • All male group

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