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dc.contributor.authorBergallo, H. G.-
dc.contributor.authorMagnusson, William Ernest-
dc.date.accessioned2020-06-15T22:04:04Z-
dc.date.available2020-06-15T22:04:04Z-
dc.date.issued2004-
dc.identifier.urihttps://repositorio.inpa.gov.br/handle/1/18944-
dc.description.abstractThe main purpose of this study was to determine whether the maximum distance traveled and home range area of Nectomys squamipes and Oryzomys russatus differ between sexes, breeding seasons and species. We also evaluated whether rainfall and food availability influenced the maximum distance traveled. Rats were trapped monthly from February 1993 to January 1995 in an area of Atlantic forest, Brasil. Maximum distance traveled by N. squamipes was not related to mass and was longer during the breeding season for males. There were no differences between seasons in the distances traveled by O. russatus, but larger males traveled further. Food availability and rainfall had no effect on the distance traveled by each species. Home ranges of male N. squamipes were larger than those of females during the breeding season, but home ranges did not differ between the sexes in O. russatus. Differences between the two species in movement may be related to differences in mating systems, which are probably promiscuous in N. squamipes and monogamous in O. russatus.en
dc.language.isoenpt_BR
dc.relation.ispartofVolume 68, Número 2-3, Pags. 121-132pt_BR
dc.rightsRestrito*
dc.subjectHome Rangeen
dc.subjectRodenten
dc.subjectSpace Useen
dc.subjectTropical Foresten
dc.subjectSouth Americaen
dc.subjectWestern Hemisphereen
dc.subjectWorlden
dc.subjectNectomysen
dc.subjectNectomys Squamipesen
dc.subjectNectomys Squamipesen
dc.subjectOryzomysen
dc.subjectOryzomys Russatusen
dc.subjectOryzomys Russatusen
dc.subjectRodentiaen
dc.titleFactors affecting the use of space by two rodent species in Brazilian Atlantic foresten
dc.typeArtigopt_BR
dc.identifier.doi10.1515/mamm.2004.013-
dc.publisher.journalMammaliapt_BR
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