Social grooming involved in three individuals in Choshikei on Shodoshima Island

Social grooming involved in three individuals in Choshikei on Shodoshima Island

Zoology Human Evolution Studies ZHE007

 

Among Japanese macaques, social grooming is always performed between two animals: one groomer and one groomee. Simultaneous grooming involving three or more animals is said to occur relatively frequently in a tolerant population such as the Shodoshima or Awajishima Islands.

Mammalia

Phylum
Chordata
Class
Mammalia

 
Prefecture Ehime Use of Microscope Don't Use
Region Shodoshima island Use of Automatic Shooting Devices Don't Use
Shooting Date 2014/11/9 Use of Fluorescent Probe Don't Use
Shooting Time 16:15 Use of Infrared Don't Use
Photographer Naofumi NAKAGAWA Shooting Interval (Sec.) ---
Copyright Holder Naofumi NAKAGAWA Shooting Speed 標準

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