folivore


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folivore

eats foliage; includes arboreal folivores—animals whose diet consists largely of tree foliage.
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Les primatologues ont longuement detaille le regime alimentaire de l'orang-outan, a la fois folivore et frugivore selon les saisons.
However, kagwang is a folivore that feeds on fruits, flowers and leaves.
Folivore abundance and richness were higher in the native forest, followed by CTCS and rubber agroforest (Fig.
Large arboreal folivore mammals usually occupy small home range size due to the ubiquity of foliage.
2000: Foliar concentration of a single toxin creates habitat patchiness for a marsupial folivore.
Inter-population differences in the tolerance of a marsupial folivore to plant secondary metabolites.
Effects of habitat quality and hunting pressure on arboreal folivore densities in neotropical forests: A Case Study of Howler Monkeys (Alouatta spp.
2) Kanowski J, Hopkins MS, Marsh H and Winter JW (2001) Ecological correlates of folivore abundance in north Queensland rainforests.
Behavioral responses of a generalist mammalian folivore to the physiological constraints of a chemically defended diet.
We grouped species into three main (dry season) diet states: granivore (ground finches, Geospiza), insectivore (tree finches Camarhynchus and warbler finch Certhidea olivacea), and folivore (the vegetarian finch Platyspiza crassirostris).