• chacma
  • Elsewhere in the chacma baboon distribution (in nonconflict areas), artificial food patches have been shown to alter troop movements drastically by eliciting consistent leadership behavior from alpha males. (springer.com)
  • The Guinea baboon is 50 cm (20 in) and weighs only 14 kg (31 lb), while the largest chacma baboon can be 120 cm (47 in) and weigh 40 kg (88 lb). (wikipedia.org)
  • female baboons
  • Female baboons treated with 15 g of UniPron intravaginally showed no detectable adverse effects on clinical chemistry profiles investigated and vaginal histopathology. (jove.com)
  • Repeated intravaginal exposure of female baboons to UniPron did not induce detectable vaginal irritation and there were no detectable histological changes. (jove.com)
  • extinct
  • An evaluation of the extinct baboon (Papio angusticeps) sample, a species currently only known across African Pleistocene deposits in the Kromdraai A assemblage, were taken to suggest that the Haasgat fossils were roughly contemporaneous (~1.9-1.8 million years ago). (wikipedia.org)
  • Of them today, the rhinoceros is almost extinct, the elephant and lion are found almost exclusively in parks, the African buffalo is found in or close to parks. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ethiopia
  • Contrary to what has been suggested for much Africa planation surfaces in northern Ethiopia do not appear to be pediplains nor etchplains. (wikipedia.org)
  • fossil
  • In 2015 researchers found the oldest baboon fossil dating 2 million years ago. (wikipedia.org)
  • The site was abandoned after this single phase of sampling and data from the site has rarely been incorporated into studies of South African Plio-Pleistocene fossil record. (wikipedia.org)
  • fauna
  • Adams' (2013) recent analysis of all the ex-situ fauna from the cave suggests an age later than the first occurrence of Equus in Africa at ~2.3 Ma and an age prior to ~1.8 Ma Herries et al. (wikipedia.org)
  • The collection was maintained until 1993 when exotic African fauna arrived from farm Napoles. (wikipedia.org)
  • live
  • Baboons live in multi-level societies in the wild, with as many as 800 baboons in one area. (zooborns.com)
  • Baboons in captivity have been known to live up to 45 years, while in the wild their life expectancy is about 30 years. (wikipedia.org)
  • Socially, baboons live in harems, with one dominant male and one subordinate male with several females and juveniles. (wikipedia.org)
  • Five
  • Five baboons were each treated with 15 g of UniPron intravaginally twice a week for 20-weeks and venous blood collected before and after each treatment. (jove.com)
  • seeds
  • Guinean baboons eat a variety of foods, but their main sources of nutrients are fruits, roots, and tubers, but also grass seeds and leaves. (wikipedia.org)
  • area
  • Haasgat is a fossiliferous South African paleocave located in the Cradle of Humankind UNESCO World Heritage Area, approx. (wikipedia.org)
  • currently
  • Human monitors, who herd baboons away from residential areas, are currently the preferred method of conflict mitigation. (springer.com)
  • found
  • The Tana River mangabey is found on the continent of Africa in the southeastern portion of Kenya along the Tana River. (wikipedia.org)