Rhinopithecus roxellana, or the golden snub-nosed monkey, is a primate species endemic to China, and its social groups are characterized by social habits, social organization and strong group bonds. Human economic development and environmental change have great influence on the life of Rhinopithecus roxellana. This book's author team draws on nearly 20 years of observations in the wild and research experience with the golden snub-nosed monkey, and extensive reference to foreign research results on animal social habits complete the book. This book introduces: 1. social hierarchical morphology of golden monkey community, 2. golden monkey group life habits, 3. the study of foreign related animal production, 4. human activities and the interaction with wild animal life, and on the future field of animal protection to make reasonable recommendations.
Summary in Chinese:
A Field Study of the Society of Rhinopithecus roxellanae (2nd Editon),金丝猴是我国特有物种,且其社会群体生活习性突出,社会组织严谨,群体性强.人类经济发展,环境改变对其金丝猴生活领地影响很大.本书作者团队,将近20年野外观察金丝猴的研究经历,并广泛参考国外动物社会习性研究成果,完成本书.书中主要介绍了:１金丝猴群体的社会等级形态，２金丝猴的群体生活习性，３国外相关动物关产研究，４人类活动与野外动物生活的交互关系，并就今后的野外动物保护提出合理建议。