arboreal

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arboreal

appertaining to trees.

arboreal

pertaining to trees, treelike, tree-dwelling.
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DeSilva's study does not end the debate over arboreality - tree-climbing.
among semicaptive orangutans such as decreased arboreality, decreased day ranges, changes in social structure, increased population density, dietary changes, and stress.
2007) have proposed that upright posture or even bipedal gait evolved in the ancestral hominids within a closed, forested environment, and that this served as a pre-adaptation that later facilitated the hominins' transition from arboreality to terrestriality as the forests disappeared (O'Higgins & Elton 2007).