Territorial Behavior among Puku in Zambia

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Science  25 Jun 1965:
Vol. 148, Issue 3678, pp. 1752-1753
DOI: 10.1126/science.148.3678.1752


Territorial behavior of a species of antelope, the puku, Adenota vardoni (Livingstone) consists of the defense by males during the mating season of relatively widely spaced territories on a "territorial ground." Females wander about on this area for the purpose of mating.