Stone handling perfomed by adult females in Choshikei on Shodoshima Island

Stone handling perfomed by adult females in Choshikei on Shodoshima Island

Zoology Human Evolution Studies ZHE008

 

Since it was first seen in the Arashiyama population, stone handling (a form of solitary object play) has been known across various provisioned populations of Japanese macaques. It is one of the well-known cultural behaviors of non-human primates.

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 13:30 Use of Infrared Don't Use
Photographer Naofumi NAKAGAWA Shooting Interval (Sec.) ---
Copyright Holder Naofumi NAKAGAWA Shooting Speed 標準

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