Pheromones in Primate Reproduction and Social Behavior

  • Gisela Epple
Part of the Advances in Behavioral Biology book series (ABBI, volume 11)


During recent years research on invertebrate and mammalian pheromones has aroused considerable interest, both within the scientific community and among the general public. This interest may be one of the reasons why the word pheromone became so widely accepted that it is now used by some authors for any kind of chemical communication among members of the same species.


Dominant Male Scent Mark Body Odor Scent Gland Marmoset Monkey 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gisela Epple
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  1. 1.Monell Chemical Senses CenterUniversity of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUSA

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