Books  Zoology  Mammals  Primates 

Primate Locomotion: Recent Advances


By: Elizabeth Strasser, John Fleagle, Alfred Rosenberger and Henry McHenry

496 pages, b/w illustrations


Paperback | Dec 2013 | #210491 | ISBN-13: 9781489900944
Availability: Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks Details
NHBS Price: £149.00 $191/€171 approx
Hardback | Dec 1998 | #89368 | ISBN: 030646022X
Availability: Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks Details
NHBS Price: £170.50 $219/€196 approx

About this book

Softcover reprint of the original 1st edition from 1998.

Proceedings of a Symposium held in Davis, California, March 27-28, 1995.


Naturalistic Behavior: Introduction; A.L. Rosenberger
- Methodological Issues in Studying Positional Behavior: Meeting Ripley's Challenge; M. Dagosto, D. Gebo
- Qualitative Differences in the Positional Behavior of Pithecia Pithecia and Chiropotes Satanas; S.E. Walker
- Patterns of Suspensory Feeding in Alouatta Palliata, Ateles Geoffroyi, and Cebus Capucinus; D. Bergeson

Morphology and Behavior: Introduction; J.G. Fleagle
- Reconstruction of Hip Joint Function in Extant and Fossil Primates; L. MacLatchy
- Grasping Performance in Saguinus Midas and the Evolution of Hand Prehensility in Primates; P. Lemelin, B.W. Grafton

Data Acquisition and Analytic Techniques: Introduction; E. Strasser
- Advances in 3-Dimensional Data Acquisition and Analysis; J. Kappelman
- Laser Scanning and Paleoanthropology: An Example From Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania; L.C. Aiello, et al.

Fossils and Reconstructing the Origins and Evolution of Taxa. Introduction; H.M. McHenry
- Afropithecus, Proconsul and the Primitive Hominoid Skeleton; C. Ward
- Fossil Evidence for the Origins of Terrestriality Among Old World Higher Primates; M.L. McCrossin, et al
14 Additional Articles


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Primates of the World

NHBS Price: £24.95 $32/€29 approx

Lemurs of Madagascar

NHBS Price: £34.99 $45/€40 approx

All the World's Primates

NHBS Price: £142.99 $184/€164 approx

Handbook of the Mammals of the World, Volume 3: Primates

NHBS Price: £134.00 $172/€154 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194