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Keywords:

  • owl monkey;
  • field studies;
  • social organization;
  • group size;
  • age categories

Abstract

Wild groups of Aotus nancymai were trapped at three sites in the Peruvian Amazon lowland forest in order to study their social structure. Data on population density, group size, sex and age composition, social organization, and population structure were analyzed and are presented here.