A Nepali debate forum for the young and critical minds ...


You are not connected. Please login or register

Lemurs lack

View previous topic View next topic Go down  Message [Page 1 of 1]

1 Lemurs lack on Sat Dec 25, 2010 2:40 pm

taixyz1992


Active Debator
Active Debator
Lemurs lack any shared traits that make them stand out from all other primates.[28] Different types of lemurs have evolved unique combinations of unusual traits to cope with Madagascar's harsh, seasonal climate. These traits can include seasonal fat storage, hypometabolism (including torpor and hibernation), small group sizes, low encephalization (relative brain size), cathemerality (activity both day and night), and strict breeding seasons.[8][27] Extreme resource limitations and seasonal breeding are also thought to have given rise to three other relatively common lemur traits: female social dominance, sexual monomorphism, and male–male competition for mates involving low levels of agonism, such as sperm competition.[29]


Internet Marketing Services
Übersetzungsbüro

View user profile

View previous topic View next topic Back to top  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum