Nocturnal Activity of a Captive Aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis)

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IWANO, Taizo (1991)
  • Publisher: The Center for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
  • Journal: African Study Monographs, volume 12, issue 2, pages 99-118 (issn: 0285-1601)
  • Subject: Daubentonia madagascariensis | Aye-aye | Nocturnal activity | Food | Feeding behavior | Energy intake | Hard-nut adaptation hypothesis

This report aims to clarify the nocturnal activity of the aye-aye (Daubentonia madagascariensis) under captive conditions to compare it with that under natural conditions. The aye-aye was nocuturnal and showed activity at any time at night. However, from 02:00 hrs until... View more
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