Field Observations on the Behaviour and Social System of the Bat-eared Fox Otocyon megalotis Desmarest1


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    S.R.I, publication No. 226.

Max-Planck-Institut für Verhaltensphysiologie, D-8131 Seewiesen, W-Germany.


Group dynamics, home range sizes, marking behaviour, food habits, daily activity, and inter- and intra-group social interactions of Bat-eared foxes (Otocyon megalotis) were studied in the Serengeti National Park in East Africa.