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Table 4 Percentage of feeding time devoted to different food items by wild populations of Chlorocebus

From: Dietary flexibility of Bale monkeys (Chlorocebus djamdjamensis) in southern Ethiopia: effects of habitat degradation and life in fragments

Species Study length (mon) Group (n or name) BYL OYL ML BSH GRB TL FR S TF FL ST GU AP OS No. spp Site, Country Reference
Chlorocebus djamdjamensis 12 CA 57.7 3.1 0.5 19.7 0.7 81.7 7.5 0.0 7.5 6.0 0.9 0.0 2.4 1.6 12 Odobullu (CF), Ethiopia This study
C. djamdjamensis 12 CB 64.2 3.2 0.4 17.6 0.6 86.0 5.4 0.0 5.4 4.5 1.7 0.0 1.5 0.9 8 Odobullu (CF), Ethiopia This study
C. djamdjamensis 12 Patchy 15.7 21.4 0.0 14.3 7.8 59.2 21.6 6.1 27.2 1.0 7.2 0.0 3.3 1.6 47 Kokosa (FF), Ethiopia This study
C. djamdjamensis 12 Hilltop 1.3 15.8 0.1 0.3 17.7 35.2 21.0 0.5 21.5 2.6 18.5 0.0 13.7 8.5a 35 Afursa (FF), Ethiopia This study
C. djamdjamensis 8 2 73.0 7.2 1.1 1.5 0.9 82.8 9.6 0.0 9.6 3.1 1.4 0.0 2.3 0.9 11 Odobullu (CF), Ethiopia Mekonnen et al. [54]
C. pygerythrus 11 2 0.0 0.8 0.0 4.7 5.5 7.0 10.2 17.2 7.6 8.0 47.9 0.7 13.1 Laikipia (Acacia xanthophloea Woodland), Kenya Isbell et al. [61]
C. pygerythrus 11 2 0.0 3.2 0.0 3.4 6.6 1.7 6.6 8.3 2.3 0.0 39.5 7.5 35.8 Laikipia (A. drepanolobium Woodland), Kenya Isbell et al. [61]
C. pygerythrus 9 3 0.0 0.0 26.6 11.1 2.6 13.7 0.0 0.0 30.0 7.7 0.2 Amboseli, Kenya Wrangham and Waterman [91]
C. pygerythrus 26 1 0.0 0.0 8.3 8.3 5.8 19.6 25.4 44.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.3 Saumburu-Isiolo, Kenya Whitten [70]
C. sabaeus    0.0 0.0 0.0 50.2 12.8 63.0 13.0 0.0 0.0 13.1 10.9 Mt. Assirik, Senegal Harrison [90]
C. tantalus 11 1 0.0 0.0 0.0 20.5 49.2 0.0 49.2 5.3 0.0 0.0 25.1 0.0 28 Ngel Nyaki, Nigeria Agmen et al. [89]
  1. BYL bamboo young leaves, OYL young leaves except bamboo and grass, ML mature leaves, BSH bamboo shoots, GRL grass blades, TL total leaves, FR fruits, S seeds, TF total fruits, FL flowers, ST stems, PT petioles, GU gum, AP animal prey, OS others
  2. Habitat: CF continuous forest, FF fragmented forest
  3. a8.3 petiole